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OMNI Health Media is a leading online provider of Daily Health News. OMNI’s Gastric Ulcer News provides summaries of developments in the prevention, screening, and management of Gastrointestinal Health Conditions as they are discovered and reported by physicians and scientists around the world. Our mission is to provide this news, including results of recent clinical trials evaluating new therapies and supportive care strategies in order to better educate patients and their caregivers, ensuring timely access to the best care available.
Does Long-term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors as Treatment for Ulcers Increases Risk for Gastric Cancer?

November 27th, 2017

Does Long-term use of Proton Pump Inhibitors as Treatment for Ulcers Increases Risk for Gastric Cancer?

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

The use of a proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) medication after Helicobacter pylori eradication appears to more than doubles the risk for developing gastric cancer, according to a recent study published in the medical journal Gut.1 About Proton pump inhibitors. This group of drugs, which includes Nexium® (esomeprazole), Prevacid® (lansoprazole), Prilosec® (omeprazole), and others reduces stomach acidity by blocking […]

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Tags: esomeprazole, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, heliobacter pylori, lansoprazole, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other, Nexium, omeprazole, Prevacid, Prilosec, proton pump inhibitors


Study Validates Relative Safety of Celebrex for Arthritis Sufferers at Risk of Heart Disease

November 15th, 2016

Study Validates Relative Safety of Celebrex for Arthritis Sufferers at Risk of Heart Disease

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

The results of a just released new study provide some reassurance to arthritis sufferers who want pain relief but have been worried about side effects. It finds that Celebrex, a drug similar to ones withdrawn 12 years ago for safety reasons, is no riskier for the heart than some other prescription pain pills that are […]

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Tags: gastric Ulcer, News Tips and Features, News Tips and Features Other


Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

September 27th, 2016

Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

By megm megm

Monitoring the financial transactions that accompany any medical challenge can require vigilance, but the long-term benefit of remaining financially secure is worth the extra effort. By Sarah O’Leary When you are in the throes of a major medical event, the last thing you want to do is manage the quality and the price of your […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


CDC Vaccine Information and Recommendations for the 2016/17 Influenza Season

September 22nd, 2016

CDC Vaccine Information and Recommendations for the 2016/17 Influenza Season

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

With the start of a new school year and the approaching winter, it’s time to get informed about the most critical information regarding the 2016/17 influenza vaccines and CDC’s vaccination recommendations. The CDC recommends that everyone aged 6 months or older receive the influenza vaccine by the end of October, yearly. Since influenza virus activity […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


TheGIConnection and Legacy Medical Group - Gastroenterology Partner to  Provide Patients with a Virtual Support Community

September 19th, 2016

TheGIConnection and Legacy Medical Group – Gastroenterology Partner to Provide Patients with a Virtual Support Community

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Fort Worth, Texas/Sun Valley, Idaho —OMNI Health Media (OMNI) is pleased to announce the Legacy Medical Group (LMG) – Gastroenterology  online support community for individuals with gastrointestinal (GI) conditions. The Legacy Gastroenterology- Health Connection will provide patients, survivors, caregivers, and advocates much needed peer-to-peer support opportunities in a fully moderated online community. This community will be part […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, gastroenterology


Finding Balance: Scenes from a Family

August 26th, 2016

Finding Balance: Scenes from a Family

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

For many women, juggling professional success and family life presents challenges. Bringing home the skills that serve you in the workplace might just help you organize your life at home. By Sarah Shaw, MEd, BCBA It’s 6 P.M. and you’re on your way home from work, still reveling in the glory of your knock-out presentation, […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


Compliments: Accept the Gift with Grace

August 19th, 2016

Compliments: Accept the Gift with Grace

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

By Denise King Gillingham, LMSW, ACC, CPM Why is it so hard to listen to nice things about yourself? It seems like it should be so easy—and enjoyable—but many of us react to compliments in ways that reflect our difficulty in accepting and internalizing these positive messages. For many women this difficulty accepting praise can […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


Turbulence and Transformation: The Real Story of Caregiving

August 5th, 2016

Turbulence and Transformation: The Real Story of Caregiving

By cancerconnect cancerconnect

Providing care for a loved one diagnosed with a serious illness can pose significant challenges, but there are steps you can take to make it an enlightening journey. By John Leifer For many of us, life flows unabated until certain events intrude and turn our world upside down. It may be a diagnosis of cancer […]

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Tags: anal fissures, Barrett's Esophagus Esophageal Cancer, Celiac Disease, cirrhosis, Colon Cancer, crohns disease ulcerative colitis, Esophageal Cancer, Gallbladder and Bile Duct Cancer, gallstones, Gastric Cancer, gastric Ulcer, GERD


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