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Gastroenterology & Gastrointestinal (GI) Resources

Health Information & News

The following links are provided as a resource for you to learn more about gastrointestinal (GI) health and the various organizations that contribute to and support the field of gastroenterology.


None of the information on the CCDD Web site or any of the referenced websites are intended to substitute for a qualified physician, to provide medical advice, or to diagnose symptoms. If you have any medical condition, you should consult your physician or call 911 immediately. As with any information on the Internet, you should exercise caution regarding the reliability, accuracy, and truthfulness of what you read. The following links are provided as is, with no warranty, expressed or implied, as to the usefulness, accuracy, appropriateness, or fitness of the website itself or the information contained there. The following links will take you off-site.

American College of Gastroenterology

Formed in 1932, ACG's mission is to advance the scientific study and medical treatment of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract.

American Gastroenterological Association

Publications, brochures, organizations and other helpful information designed to answer your questions about a variety of digestive health concerns.

American Medical Association

A leader in promoting professionalism in medicine and setting standards for medical education, practice,and ethics.

Celiac Sprue Association

This is a nonprofit support organization dedicated to helping individuals with celiac disease.

Crohn's & Colitis Association

Advocates public policy positions that accelerate progress toward a future without Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

ABC News:

Health related news from the ABC News Network.

NBC News:

Health related news, feature reports, and videos from NBC News.

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American College of Physicians

The nation's largest medical specialty society with a mission to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.

American Liver Foundation

A national, voluntary nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention, treatment, and cure of liver diseases through research, education and advocacy.

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Founded in 1941, the ASGE is a specialty society dedicated to the education of its physician members in the appropriate use of endoscopic techniques for the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases.

Extensive resources and information for the Gastroenterology professional, Gastroenterology and Colonoscopy patients, consumers, and families.

Web MD:

WebMD provides health information, tools for managing your health, and support to those who seek information.

CBS News:

Health related news, headlines, stories, photos, and video from CBS News.

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