Digestive Diseases and Endoscopy
An endoscopy is a powerful diagnostic tool for digestive diseases -- and in some cases, it can be used to treat certain conditions. WebMD tells you more.
Hydrogen Breath Test and Lactose Intolerance
WebMD explains how lactose intolerance can be detected through a hydrogen breath test.
Liver failure can occur gradually or suddenly. Learn more about liver failure from the experts at WebMD.
GERD and Acid Reflux in Infants and Children
Learn more from WebMD about acid reflux in infants and children, including causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
Learn more from WebMD about pancreas transplantation, including who is considered a good candidate for the surgery.
The Esophagus and pH Testing
WebMD explains the esophagus pH test, used to diagnose symptoms of heartburn and acid reflux.
Digestive Diseases Glossary of Terms
WebMD provides a glossary of terms and definitions related to the gastrointestinal system and digestive diseases.
The Basics of Colonoscopy
A colonoscopy is used to screen for colon cancer and diagnose other problems. Learn more.
Caregiving and Digestive Diseases
Caring for someone with digestive problems can be difficult. WebMD offers tips for caregivers.
Diarrhea and Lactose Intolerance: When Dairy Is the Problem
Is you diarrhea due to lactose intolerance? Learn how to control symptoms – and where your diet may contain hidden dairy.