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perirectal abscess June 6, 2018

Perirectal abscess: Causes, symptoms and treatment

This common condition causes sharp pain that will require medical attention.

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Portion of an analog scale against a yellow background May 14, 2018

Quiz: Am I a candidate for weight-loss surgery?

Have you struggled to achieve and stay at a healthy weight? Learn if you might qualify for the next step: weight-loss surgery.

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Digestive Weight Management

IBS Pain causes and symptoms April 10, 2018

Got a pain in the gut or IBS pain?

We answer your questions about IBS and offer solutions.

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Types of Fiber March 21, 2018

Go with the flow: Facts about fiber and types of fiber

Black-eyed peas. Sweet potatoes. Kidney beans. Did you know that many Southern favorites are filled with fiber?

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March 9, 2018

Don’t let travel tummy ruin your vacation

Prevent the dreaded diarrhea, constipation, heartburn and nausea that can tank your trip

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preventing food poisoning December 5, 2017

How to avoid food poisoning this holiday season

The most common calls to the Tennessee Poison Center this time of year involve food poisoning concerns.

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registered dietitian November 27, 2017

Expert Q&A: What does a registered dietitian do?

Registered dietitians combine science and food knowledge to help meet health goals.

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Thanksgiving tips November 21, 2017

10 tips to safely prepare this year’s Thanksgiving meal

Don’t let your favorite food holiday end with illness. Find out how to prepare and store your meal properly.

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GERD June 1, 2017

Is it just heartburn or is it GERD?

Obesity rates are high in the South, and being overweight is a leading cause of GERD.

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