Latest Diverticulitis Stories

2008-08-27 12:01:29

Eating nuts, corn, or popcorn isn't associated with increased risk of diverticulosis in men, U.S. researchers said. One-third of the U.S. population will develop diverticulosis by the age of 60 years and two-thirds will do so by the age of 85 years, the researchers said.

2008-08-26 21:45:00

Painful bowel disease does not originate from eating seeds, nuts, corn and popcorn, despite popular opinion.

2008-08-11 15:01:17

DEAR DR. DONOHUE: I have asked you in the past a question about diverticulosis but haven't seen an answer. I will ask again. What foods are not good to eat when you have diverticulosis? I was told that certain seeds, nuts and popcorn should not be eaten.

2007-11-29 06:00:09

By Hinojosa, Marcelo W Konyalian, Viken R; Murrell, Zuri A; Varela, J Esteban; Stamos, Michael J; Nguyen, Ninh T Few studies have compared outcomes of right colectomy (RC) and left colectomy (LC) with respect to both benign and malignant disease.

2007-09-15 03:00:53

By Patel, Vijaykumar G Rao, Arundathi; Williams, Reginald; Srinivasan, Radha; Et al Acute epiploic appendagitis (EA) is a rare and often misdiagnosed cause of acute abdominal pain.

2007-07-01 06:18:47

By Ginsberg, David A Phillips, Sidney F; Wallace, Joyce; Josephson, Karen L Constipation is common in the elderly because of age-related physiologic changes and polypharmacy. Secondary constipation is treated by correcting underlying pathology or reducing predisposing factors.