Rectal Prolapse: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, Surgery

Rectal prolapse is not incredibly common, affecting roughly 2.5 out of every 100,000 people. Still, it’s essential to know the signs and symptoms of rectal prolapse, as a majority of those cases are women who are over the age of 50. The medical term “prolapse” comes...

Good News for Gulfstream Employees!

Good News for Gulfstream Employees!  Now, since January 1st, 2020, all Gulfstream employees can now choose services from the Endoscopy Center of Coastal Georgia as in-network providers for their insurance!This means access to one of the regions most comprehensive...

Liver Failure: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments

Liver Failure: Causes, Symptoms, & Treatments   Finding out that you have a problem with your liver can be a scary thing, but it’s surprisingly more common than people realize. In the United States alone, some 30 million people are afflicted with some type of...

Appendicitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment

Appendicitis: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatment  The most common cause of abdominal pain resulting in surgery in the United States is appendicitis. While appendicitis can be acute or chronic, in most cases, it is acute and requires immediate medical attention. However,...

Ileostomy: What is it and how do you live with it?

Ileostomy: What is it and how do you live with it?  Advances in medical science are regularly responsible for saving or improving the lives of countless people. Diseases and conditions that were once thought impossible to overcome are now dispatched by doctors without...

Indigestion: Symptoms, Causes, Remedies, and Treatment

Indigestion: Symptoms, Causes, Remedies, and Treatment  What is Indigestion (Dyspepsia)?We all know the pain of an upset stomach. But when the stomach ache doesn’t go away, it can be a sign of a bigger issue. Indigestion is a very common condition that involves...