Our GI doctors in Dallas, TX inform parents about the benefits of proper nutrition for kids and offer tips to help them develop healthy eating habits.
PBC (primary biliary cholangitis) is a liver disease where the immune system attacks the bile ducts. It can damage the liver and impact its function.
September is recognized as Primary Biliary Cholangitis Awareness month. Learn more about this progressive liver disease and its risk factors.
Kids with digestive issues can face challenges throughout the school day. Find out how a 504 plan might help teachers ensure their needs are met.
Colon cancer home kits may seem like an easy way to screen for the disease. Learn about their limitations and why a colonoscopy is often preferred.
Gastroparesis is a GI condition that prevents the proper digestion of food in the stomach. Learn what might cause this condition and when to get help.
When a liver problem is suspected, FibroScan testing may be recommended to assess the level of fat and scarring (fibrosis) in the liver.
Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) results from a buildup of fat in the liver, and can cause cirrhosis and serious organ damage without care.
Left untreated, a fatty liver can lead to cirrhosis, a concerning health problem that causes scarring in the liver and can impair its function.