Patient Education

 

 

 

Educational Resources

 

General

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Topics 

 

Symptoms

 

INDIGESTION

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Indigestion

GAS 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Digestive Gas

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - About Gas

DIARRHEA

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Diarrhea

CONSTIPATION

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Constipation

 

Upper Digestive Tract Disorders

 

GERD

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - GERD

BARRETT'S ESOPHAGUS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Esophagus

Barrett's Info Site

NSAID 

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Nonsteroidal Antiinflammatory Drugs

GASTRITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Gastritis

HELICOBACTER PYLORI INFECTION

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - H. pylori Infection

PEPTIC ULCER DISEASE

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Peptic Ulcer Disease

ZOLLINGER-ELLISON SYNDROME

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Zollinger-Ellison

CYCLICAL VOMITING SYNDROME

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Cyclical Vomiting

MOBILITY DISORDERS

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Esophagus

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Stomach

ESOPHAGEAL CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Esophageal Cancer

GASTRIC CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Gastric Cancer

CELIAC DISEASE

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Celiac Disease

LACTOSE INTOLERANCE

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Lactose Intolerance

SMALL INTESTINE CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Small Intestine Cancer

  

Colonic Disorders

 

COLON POLYPS/COLON CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Colonic Disorders

National Cancer Institute - Colon Cancer

DIVERTICULOSIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Diverticulosis

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Diverticulosis

IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Irritable Bowel Syndrome

CROHN'S DISEASE

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Crohn's Disease

ULCERATIVE COLITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Ulcerative Colitis

MICROSCOPIC COLITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Microscopic Colitis

 

Ano-rectal Disorders

 

HEMORRHOIDS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse -Hemorrhoids

RECTAL CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Rectal Cancer

ANAL CANCER

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Anal Cancer

 

Liver Disorders

 

AUTOIMMUNE HEPATITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Autoimmune Hepatitis

CIRRHOSIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Cirrhosis

HEMOCHROMATOSIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Hemochromatosis

VIRAL HEPATITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Viral Hepatitis

CHRONIC HEPATITIS C

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Chronic Hepatitis  

LIVER TRANSPLANTATION

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Liver Transplantation

PRIMARY BILIARY CIRRHOSIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Primary Biliary Cirrhosis

PRIMARY SCLEROSING CHOLANGITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis

WILSON DISEASE

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Wilson Disease

HEPATITIS VACCINATIONS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Hepatitis Vaccinations

LIVER CANCER

National Cancer Institute - Liver Cancer

 

Gallbladder-Biliary Disorders

 

GALLSTONES

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Gallstones

GALLBLADDER CANCER

National Cancer Institute - Gallbladder Cancer

BILE DUCT CANCER

National Cancer Institute - Bile Duct Cancer

 

Pancreatic Disorders

 

PANCREATITIS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Pancreatitis

PANCREATIC CANCER

National Cancer Institute - Pancreatic Cancer

 

Miscellaneous

 

FOOD BORNE ILLNESS

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Food Borne Illiness

GASTROINTESTINAL BLEEDING

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Gastointestinal Bleeding

ILEOSTOMY

National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse - Ileostomy

CARCINOID TUMOR 

National Cancer Institute - Carcinoid Tumors

GASTROINTESTINAL MOTILITY

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Small Intestine

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Large Intestine

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders - Pelvic Floor and Rectum

 

NATIONAL GI ORGANIZATIONS / SUPPORT GROUPS


American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD)
American Cancer Society
American College of Gastroenterology - Patient Info
American Dietetic Association (ADA)
American Gastroenterological Association
American Hemochromatosis Society Inc. (AHS)
American Liver Foundation (ALF)
American Porphyria Foundation
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Association of Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders Inc. (AGMD)
Celiac Disease Foundation (CDF)
Celiac Sprue Association/USA Inc.
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America Inc. (CCFA)
Gastro-Intestinal Research Foundation
GERD Information Resource Center
Gluten Intolerance Group of North America (GIG)
Hepatitis B Foundation
Hepatitis Support Group
International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD)
Pancreas.org - Patient Information
The Hemochromatosis Foundation Inc.
United Ostomy Association Inc. (UOAA)
Wilson Disease Association (WDA)