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A new American standard for screening colonoscopy

According to the World Health Organization's data in 2020, colorectal cancer is the third most common cancer after breast cancer and lung cancer, and is ranked second in cancer-related deaths after lung cancer.

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Liver Lesion, Mass, Cancer. Should We Be Concerned?

Do you know that the liver is the largest solid organ in our body, and it does many jobs like clean your blood, store energy, etc.? If the liver is damaged, it can affect the functioning of the entire body. It is, therefore, crucial to detect and treat liver diseases early to halt liver damage and prevent possible complications. Dr. Orapin Tanapanpanit, a Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist shares her expertise about “Liver Lesion, Liver Mass and Liver Cancer”.

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Gastrointestinal endoscopy: an option to assess or monitor digestive diseases

A gastroscopy is an endoscopic procedure that examines the lining of the stomach to detect tissue abnormalities, amongst many other digestive diseases.

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Endoscopic Sleeve Gastroplasty (ESG) for Weight Loss

ESG is the latest weight loss technique that uses endoscopic suturing to shrink the stomach, and without surgery, results in no external scarring, minimal complications and a faster recovery

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Adjusting your daily habits to reduce or prevent the symptoms of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)

Adjusting your daily lifestyle habits is one way to help reduce or prevent GERD from developing, as symptoms can negatively impact your quality of life. In this video, we offer some useful tips to help you avoid GERD.

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What are the symptoms of GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease)?

Understand the symptoms of GERD, so that you can receive early assessment, and potentially get treatment faster. If you suspect that you may be suffering from GERD, the Digestive Disease and Liver Center at Bumrungrad International Hospital is here to offer consultations and advice.

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Liver Health Screening

The liver is one of the most important organs due to its role in digesting fats, removing waste products from the body, and destroying disease, all of which can be negatively affected by our diets and modern-day lifestyles

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SIBO Explained: What to Know about Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth

As research points to a connection between gut bacteria and health, getting tested for SIBO is worth considering for patients with undiagnosed gastrointestinal problems.

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Getting Help for GERD: Why a Doctor Should Diagnose & Treat GERD

Many illnesses are suitable for self-care without needing a doctor’s involvement. Not GERD. Symptoms of gastroesophageal reflux disease, including two or more heartburn episodes per week, should be checked by a doctor, for the compelling reasons discussed below.

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