Tag: Gastrointestinal

Crohn's Disease: Study Shows Fungi And Bacteria Cause Gastrointestinal Condition

Crohn's disease patients tend to have higher amounts of two species of bacteria and a fungus. Other factors shared by family members may also contribute to the development of the gastrointestinal condition.

Medicine September 29, 2016

Ohio Declares Crypto Outbreak: Swimming Pools Could Be Contaminated By Parasite That Causes Diarrhea

Health officials declared an outbreak following an increase in cases of cryptosporidiosis. The crypto parasite, which causes gastrointestinal disease can survive in chlorinated pool waters.

Public Health August 14, 2016

Olympus To Recall, Redesign Hard-To-Clean Medical Scope Tied To Superbug Outbreaks

Olympus will recall all of its TJF-Q180V model duodenoscopes starting next month. The company will redesign the medical device to make it less vulnerable to infections.

Life January 16, 2016

Nanojuice may just help diagnose those tummy ailments a bit easier and quicker

Got a gut issue? You soon may find your doctor prescribing a new drink, tagged 'nanojuice' by its researchers, to determine what's causing you pain in the bowel region.

Life July 7, 2014

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