Gastrointestinal

Gastric Ulcer/Gastrointestinal Bleed (GIB)

A gastric ulcer develops when the naturally occurring gastric acid damages the protective barrier (mucosa) of the stomach resulting in an open sore. Common causes of...

Helicobacter pylori (H.pylori)

H. Pylori is a bacteria that can cause an infection in the stomach and the small intestine. It commonly causes inflammation of the stomach as well...

Celiac Disease

Celiac disease is an autoimmune condition that causes an inflamed small intestine after eating gluten containing foods. Symptoms include bloating or gas, constipation, diarrhea, fatigue/tiredness, irritability,...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is considered a functional gastrointestinal condition affecting the large intestine. Those with IBS may have diarrhea, constipation or a mix of both...

Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis is a delay in stomach emptying without a known blockage or obstruction. This causes nausea, vomiting and abdominal pain and many of these symptoms overlap...

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome (CVS) is a disorder where a person experiences recurrent attacks of nausea and vomiting that may last hours to days with an unknown...