April is Irritable bowel syndrome month and bloat is a topic I hear a lot of my patients talking about. IBS affects a huge amount of people in the US, it’s estimated that 15.3 million people may have IBS. Emily discusses current treatments and suggestions to help alleviate IBS symptoms.
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Marianne T. Ritchie, MD was one of the first female gastroenterologists practicing in the Philadelphia area. An advocate for over 30 years, Dr. Ritchie developed the PINKPLUS triple cancer screening program, and the BLUE LIGHTS CAMPAIGNfor Colon Cancer Awareness.
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