gastroenterology

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 »

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, and our most important seal of approval... 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 »

Colorectal and Pelvic Reconstruction: Why Nationwide Children’s?

Marc Levitt, MD, joined Nationwide Children’s Hospital in March. Dr. Levitt is an internationally known colorectal surgeon, providing care to... Read full post »

Should Your Children Avoid Gluten?

Parents often have questions about whether their child should avoid gluten, as many people have chosen this diet in the... Read full post »