Gut Check: 10 GI Issues in the News

May 23, 2016

Check this brief slideshow for highlights of recently reported hot topics in GI research.

At Digestive Disease Week 2016, GI experts are reporting on the latest trends and research in colorectal and liver diseases; the microbiome; obesity and nutrition; and new gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy, and GI surgery technologies. The annual meeting takes place May 21-24 at the San Diego Convention Center.In the meantime, click on the slideshow above for highlights of GI research findings already in the news.

References:

1. Best Strategies to Prevent NSAID-associated GI Toxicity

2. Women With GERD Can Tolerate Step-down

3. Win Uphill Kidney Stone Battle With NSAIDs

4. Physical Activity Trims GI Cancer Risk

5. Gluten-Free Diet Not Risk-Free

6. Probiotics Provide Irritable Bowel Syndrome Treatment

7. An Apple Juice a Day Keeps Gastroenteritis Away

8. Ozanimod Better Than Placebo for Ulcerative Colitis

9. Aspirin Therapy Eases GI, Colorectal Cancer Risks

10. For IBD Care, There’s No Place Like a Medical Home