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Columbia physicians give first comprehensive review of COVID-19’s effects outside the...

NEW YORK, NY (July 10, 2020) -- After only a few days caring for critically ill COVID-19 patients at the start of the outbreak...

New report discusses coffee’s effect on digestion and digestive disorders

6-11.Coffee is already one of the most widely researched components of the diet, and its effect on digestion remains a growing area of research....

Death rates from prostate cancer predicted to decline overall in EU...

Death rates from prostate cancer are predicted to fall in 2020 in the EU, largely due to better diagnosis and treatment, according...

Solving obesity: Could manipulating microbes offer an alternative to weight loss...

Already considered a global epidemic, human obesity continues to be on the rise. According to the Centers for Disease Control, more than...

Distinguishing helpful and harmful gut immune cells offers new view on...

A type of immune cell that contributes to inflammatory bowel disease exists in two forms, 'good' and 'bad'. A new Crick-led study...

Scientists identify genes associated with biliary atresia survival

CINCINNATI -- Scientists at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center have identified an expression pattern of 14 genes at the time of diagnosis that predicts...

Sedation method does not affect colonoscopy detection rate

COLUMBIA, Mo. (June 19, 2019) Colon cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in the United States and colonoscopy is...

Immuno-PET precisely diagnoses IBD inflammation without invasive procedures

Inflammation in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) can be quickly and precisely diagnosed using a new type of nuclear medicine scan, according to research published...

Researchers question implanting IVC filters on prophylactic basis before bariatric surgery

(Philadelphia, PA) - There are currently more than 200,000 bariatric surgeries being performed in the United States each year according to estimates...

Research highlights possible targets to help tackle Crohn’s disease

Affecting around 115,000 people in the UK alone, Crohn's Disease is a lifelong condition which sees parts of the digestive system become inflamed....