Press Release Archive

Most Baby Boomers Never Tested for Hepatitis C, Despite Being Most at Risk
May 14, 2012

GERD-Related Inflammation May Contribute to Esophageal Cancer Risk
May 10, 2012

AGA Releases First Independently Developed ABIM-Approved Practice Improvement Module in Gastroenterology
May 7, 2012

Leading Medical Groups Call on Congress to Help Close the Chronic Disease Gap in Minority Populations
April 27, 2012

UnitedHealthcare and AGA Announce Collaboration to Improve Patient Care
April 16, 2012

Covidien Makes Multi-Year Contribution to Help AGA Promote Advances in Technology for Gastroenterology Patients
April 11, 2012

AGA Releases List of Commonly Used, But Not Always Necessary, Tests or Procedures
April 4, 2012

Patients with Digestive Disorders May Receive High Levels of X-Ray Radiation
March 29, 2012

Childhood Traumatic Experiences Associated with Adult IBS Symptoms
March 29, 2012

CDC and AGA Join Forces to Bring Colorectal Cancer Screening to the Uninsured
March 22, 2012

A New Treatment Option for Clostridium Difficile: Fecal Transplantation
March 14, 2012

Legislation Introduced to Guarantee Free Colorectal Cancer Screening for All Medicare Beneficiaries
March 1, 2012

GI Clinician to Lead American Gastroenterological Association
Feb. 6, 2012

Barrett’s Patients Who Smoke Are Twice as Likely to Develop Esophageal Cancer
Jan. 30, 2012

IBD Travelers Are Not at Higher Risk of Contracting Intestinal Infections
Jan. 25, 2012

IBD Emerges As a Global Disease
Jan. 4, 2012

AGA Joins Campaign to Promote Wise Use of Resources Among Physicians and Patients
Dec. 14, 2011

Use of Opioid Pain Killers for Abdominal Pain Has More than Doubled
Dec. 1, 2011

Psychological Factors Affect IBS Patients’ Interpretation of Symptom Severity
Nov. 21, 2011

IBD Patients Face Increased Skin Cancer Risk
Nov. 21, 2011