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Cassidy-Graham Legislation Lacks Patient Protections

Sept. 21, 2017

Proposed bill to repeal parts of Affordable Care Act rolls back Medicaid expansion and could put patients with pre-existing conditions at risk.

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GIs Take On Capitol Hill

Sept. 21, 2017

Health care reform, colonoscopy screening and NIH funding were on the agenda for members during AGA Advocacy Day.

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Get the Clinical Answers You Need Anytime, Anywhere

Sept. 20, 2017

UpToDate® is the premier evidence-based clinical decision support resource gastroenterologists trust for reliable medical information.

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Can You Name the Top Five Products with Gluten?

Sept. 20, 2017

This month’s CGH patient education section provides you with top talking points for your celiac disease patients.

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Crohn’s & Colitis Congress Offers Reporters Access to Leading IBD Research

Sept. 20, 2017

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Can Restricting Fructose Intake Reduce Fatty Liver Disease in Children?

Sept. 19, 2017

Reducing dietary fructose for as little as 9 days decreases liver fat, visceral fat, and de novo lipogenesis and increases insulin sensitivity, secretion, and clearance in children with obesity and

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Final Notice: Call for Award Nominations

Sept. 19, 2017

Submit your nomination(s) by Sept. 29 for AGA Recognition Prizes and the AGA Institute Council Research Mentor Award.
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AGA Quality Improvement Timeline

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Blog: Restricting Fructose to Reduce Fatty Liver Disease

Sept. 19, 2017

Researchers report that reducing dietary fructose decreases liver fat in children with obesity and metabolic syndrome. Read more in the AGA Journals blog.

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Image Challenge: An Unusual Cause of Biliary Colic

Sept. 19, 2017

What causes episodes of biliary colic in a patient with a normal gallbladder and dilated common bile duct with no stones seen?

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Implementing AGA’s Newest IBD Guideline in Your Practice

Sept. 18, 2017

Experts will provide guidance around the latest IBD guidelines at the 2018 Crohn’s & Colitis Congress.™

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Hispanic Heritage Month and Patient Care

Sept. 16, 2017

Resources available to help you better engage with your Hispanic patients.

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For Hispanic Heritage Month, an Important Health Warning

Sept. 15, 2017

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Para el Mes de la Herencia Hispana, una advertencia de salud importante

Sept. 15, 2017

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IBD No Obstacle to Safe Pregnancy

Sept. 14, 2017

If IBD is in remission at conception and during gestation.

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Recently Incarcerated Have High Rates of HCV and Little Help

Sept. 14, 2017

Integrated care in prison systems is key to reducing rates and transmission risk post-release.

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Image Challenge: A Rare Cause of Pancreatitis

Sept. 14, 2017

What caused a patient — with a history of Behçet disease but no symptoms for seven years — incapacitating abdominal pain?

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We Need Your Financial Advice

Sept. 14, 2017

We’re collecting your best tips or lessons learned for financial planning to share with trainees and early career members.

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Legal Issues for the Gastroenterologist

Sept. 14, 2017

Ensure you are aware of the most common liabilities and how to effectively manage your risk.

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Purchase Unlimited Access to On-Demand Medical Education

Sept. 14, 2017

The 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course Online Sessions offer immediate access to new advances in GI.

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AGA Releases New Clinical Guidance on Opioids in Gastroenterology

Sept. 14, 2017

CGH publishes its latest Clinical Practice Update, Opioids in Gastroenterology: Treating Adverse Effects and Creating Therapeutic Benefits.

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Blog: Could the Microbiota Link Metabolic Syndrome with Inflammation?

Sept. 14, 2017

Researchers report that an altered microbiota may cause inflammation by attaining greater proximity to epithelial cells. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

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Build Your Career in Academic Medicine

Sept. 13, 2017

Applications are now being accepted for the March 2018 Academic Skills Workshop. Travel grants are available for all participants.

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RFP Issued to Identify Best Practices in IBD Shared-Decision Making

Sept. 13, 2017

Applications accepted from Sept. 11 through Oct. 13

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Congressional Committees Approve Increase for NIH Funding

Sept. 13, 2017

Senate bill includes funding for gastrointestinal disorders and cancers.