Bowel Health

CFN Live: Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and Staying Safe During the Coronavirus Outbreak

2020-03-19T15:07:16+00:00

I’m passionate about educating and caring for my patients. The best way to prevent any type of disease is to arm oneself with information and to act early.  I recently appeared on The Catholic Network’s CFN Live with Colleen McVey. In my interview, I talked about how to take active measures when it comes to preventing colorectal cancer and preventing the spread of COVID-19.  Watch my interview with Colleen here starting at 4:48.  https://vimeopro.com/user98187253/catholic-faith-network-cfn/video/397317838?fbclid=iwar2mgfbfby64rc5nu5_dkupkzwuqzgdureklj4vbssxves5caznmgupmtgc   Since March is National Colorectal Awareness Month, it’s the perfect time to raise awareness and take action toward prevention. The good news about colorectal [...]

CFN Live: Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month and Staying Safe During the Coronavirus Outbreak2020-03-19T15:07:16+00:00

Understanding and Treating Constipation

2020-02-17T14:29:11+00:00

Now that the holidays and Super Bowl viewing parties are over, a lot of us are trying to get back on track with our diets and exercise routine. This is also a common time of year when many of my patients experience constipation.  People often think of constipation as having bowel movements that are hard to pass and stool is often hard and dry.  Constipation is actually defined as a condition in which a person has fewer than 3 bowel movements in a week and yes, most of the time stools are hard dry and small, making them difficult and [...]

Understanding and Treating Constipation2020-02-17T14:29:11+00:00

Questions You May be Too Embarrassed to Ask Your Doctor About Going (Or Not Going) #2

2019-02-05T20:24:39+00:00

Let’s face it: everybody poops. Going number two allows your body to eliminate waste and undigested food through your intestines, cleansing your body. We all know it’s important to do it, but we also have questions that we may be too embarrassed to ask. […]

Questions You May be Too Embarrassed to Ask Your Doctor About Going (Or Not Going) #22019-02-05T20:24:39+00:00