gastroenterology

The Story Behind the Ranking: What It Means to Be Named One of America’s Top 10 Children’s Hospitals by US News and World Report

We work every day to provide the best possible care at Nationwide Children’s Hospital, and our most important seal of... Read full post »

Celiac Disease: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Celiac disease is an autoimmune disease that occurs in some people when they ingest the proteins found in wheat, barley... Read full post »

The Poop Palette: What Do All of Those Colors Mean?

Imagine the shock a parent must feel when their child says his poop is pink! Surprisingly, it can be common.... Read full post »

Crohn’s Disease: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

Inflammatory Bowel diseases (IBD), which include Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, are chronic inflammatory diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract.... Read full post »

Potty Talk: Do You Know Squat About Constipation?

There is no shortage of television commercials related to constipation medications. It seems that everyone is constipated these days. Not... Read full post »

Ulcers in Children

“You’re giving me an ulcer!” This is something almost everyone has heard at some point. However, most people would be... Read full post »
Are Laxatives Safe for Children?

Are Laxatives Safe For Children?

The FDA recently released information that very small amounts of ethylene glycol and diethylene glycol have been found in some... Read full post »

7 Myths and Facts about Celiac Disease

Walking through the aisles of your neighborhood grocery store, you’re sure to see any number of gluten-free products, ranging from... Read full post »