What is Diverticulitis?

Posted by: Center for Digestive Health in Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis is a condition that develops when diverticula, which are small pouches in the intestine, become inflamed or infected. It is not unusual for people to have diverticula, especially after the age of 40. In most cases, diverticula do not cause any problems, but when diverticulitis develops as a result of inflammation or infection, people […]

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Abdominal Pain

Posted by: Center for Digestive Health in Abdominal Pain, Diverticulitis

Abdominal pain can come from one of the various organs in the abdominal cavity, including the stomach, the intestines, the colon, the liver, the gallbladder, the spleen, or the pancreas. While abdominal pain can come from multiple organs, it is also true that various health-related conditions can cause abdominal pain. Pain can vary in intensity, […]

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