Although common, the use of acid suppression medication lacks evidence and could cause adverse effects.
Coronary microvascular disease (CMD) is a complication of diabetes and metabolic syndrome, and studies suggest the disease may be a precursor to a heart attack — a common cause of death among people with either condition.
Developed by pediatric pulmonologists, this tool includes establishing an asthma diagnosis, steps to take during an initial asthma visit and an example of an asthma risk assessment.
Gastroenterologists are no strangers to the link between the brain and the gut. Patients are more likely to experience disease flares, increased inflammation and poor health-related quality of life during periods of stress.