Gastrointestinal Associates welcomes Dr. Jeff Gilbert

Dr. Jeffrey “Jeff” Gilbert has joined Gastrointestinal Associates (GIA), one of the Southeast’s leading GI practices. Gilbert serves as a member of the American College …

Reflux – Acid or Bile? Know the difference

If you’ve ever suffered through a bout of severe vomiting, you also may have experienced the uncomfortable occurrence of regurgitating a bitter, greenish-yellow fluid. That …

Superbug concerns, questions spread nationwide

It may sound like something out of a science fiction movie: a drug-resistant superbug bacteria claiming the lives of patients who were infected while undergoing …

New cancer screening test now available

You may have heard about Cologuard, a stool-based colorectal screening test that received FDA approval in 2014 and now is available by prescription. The noninvasive test …