DISEASES

Anemia

Deficiency of red blood cells

Barrett’s Esophagus

Occurs due to chronic inflammation due to reflux esophagitis. Symptoms may include dysphagia, vomiting blood, frequent heartburn.

Colitis
Inflammation of the colon, symptoms may include fatigue, abdominal pain, loss of appetite, bloody diarrhea, bloating and cramping.
Colon Polyps
Growths on the lining of the colon or rectum. With time some can become cancerous.
Constipation
Infrequent difficult bowel movements. In some cases can cause fecal impaction.
Crohn’s Disease
Can affect parts of gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus. It is a type of IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease).
Diarrhea
It causes the waste from the body to pass more frequently in liquid rather than solid or more frequency in bowel movements.
Diverticulosis & Diverticulitis
Diverticulosis is a condition more common in the sigmoid colon where pressure within the colon causes bulging pockets of tissue (sacs) sometimes as we age. Diverticulitis is when diverticula become inflamed.
Fatty Liver
Excess amounts of fats inside liver cells.
Gastritis
Inflammation of the lining in the stomach.
GERD
Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease. Stomach acid comes up from the stomach into the esophagus causing damage to the mucosa.
Helicobacter Pylori
A bacterium that causes stomach inflammation and ulcers in the stomach and duodenum.
Hemorrhoids
When veins around the rectum or anus are swollen or inflamed.
Hepatitis C
Inflammation of the liver.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
(IBS) This condition affects the contractions of the muscles of your colon.
Rectal Bleeding
Blood passed rectally, or blood in stool.
Ulcerative Colitis
This disease affects the lining of your colon and rectum causing ulcers (swelling and sores).