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Abdominal Bloating: Causes, Symptoms, and Diagnosis

Everyone can feel a little bloated now and again. There are myriad causes that can contribute to bloating, with reasons being everything from hormonal changes (e.g., right before menstruation), to carbonated sodas, to actual medical problems that require a...

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Everything You Need to Know About Colon Cancer

Colon cancer affects both men and women and is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States. Learning about the early symptoms of colon cancer is undoubtedly important knowledge; however, colon cancer doesn’t often show warning signs...

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Happy Retirement, David Chalikian, M.D., Ph.D.

We congratulate Dr. Chalikian and wish him well in his retirement effective June 28, 2019, for it’s the beginning of another exciting chapter in his life.Dr. Chalikian’s patients are encouraged to call our office and schedule an appointment to get...

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The Health Dangers of Colon Cleansing

Nearly every patient with access to the internet has heard of fads such as detoxes and colon cleanses. The information surrounding them can be compelling. Who wouldn’t want to be in optimal health and keep their colon healthy with something as...

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