Chances are, you’ve experienced heartburn, gas, nausea, constipation or diarrhea. For most people, the discomfort
is temporary and resolves without incident. Sometimes, however, digestive issues can signal a more serious concern,
especially if they recur frequently or cause severe symptoms.
Mayo Clinic on Digestive Health, Fourth Edition, is an authoritative yet practical reference manual that includes
information on everything from healthy digestion to cancer treatment. Inside, you’ll find guidance and helpful tips on
a variety of conditions, including:
• Belching, bloating and gas • Celiac disease • Colorectal cancer • Constipation and diarrhea • Crohn’s disease
and ulcerative colitis • Diverticular disease • Gallbladder disease • Heartburn and GERD • Irritable bowel syndrome
• Liver disease • Pancreatic disease • Swallowing difficulties • Ulcers and stomach pain
The book is packed with helpful advice about how to maintain a healthy gut, treat several common digestive
conditions and prevent serious disease. Let the experts at Mayo Clinic help you enjoy life with fewer digestive concerns.