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AGA and Apollo Endosurgery Establish Registry for Flexible Endoscopic Suturing Procedures

Oct. 24, 2017

Registry to track and evaluate patient outcomes after procedures done with Apollo Endosurgery’s OverStitch™ Endoscopic Suturing System.

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

Sept. 20, 2017

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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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Leading Patient Organizations Collaborate to Improve Patient Care in IBD Through Shared Decision-Making

Sept. 11, 2017

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Setting the Record Straight: PPIs Do Not Cause Dementia

July 20, 2017

New Gastroenterology research finds no convincing evidence to support the suggestion that proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use increases dementia risk.

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Task Force Presents New Ranking of Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests

June 20, 2017

Colonoscopy and FIT tests are recommended as first line screening tests for average risk patients beginning at age 50.
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New Study: Unsaturated Fat Associated with Fatty Liver Disease

June 14, 2017

CMGH researchers report on the role of macronutrients in the development of metabolically unhealthy obesity.

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Prebiotics Reduce Body Fat in Overweight Children

June 7, 2017

New Gastroenterology research finds prebiotics prevent obesity in children by altering the gut microbiome.

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AGA Plans Education About IBD & Pregnancy

May 18, 2017

UCB provides support, research and education of health-care professionals and patients surrounding the issue.

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Dr. Sheila Crowe Becomes President of AGA

May 9, 2017

Welcome to our new president! Dr. Crowe took the reins at the end of DDW®.

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Prestigious AGA Recognition Awards Presented to GI Leaders

May 8, 2017

AGA's highest honor is presented to Anil K. Rustgi, MD, AGAF.

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AGA Research Highlights at Digestive Disease Week® 2017

May 3, 2017

Guide for media attending DDW 2017.

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Compilation of Research Showcases Latest Advances in Obesity Treatment

May 3, 2017

Special issue of Gastroenterology provides state-of-the-art reviews covering key issues regarding the pathogenesis, pathophysiology and therapy of obesity.

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Introducing the 2017 Class of AGA Research Foundation Awardees

April 28, 2017

AGA is thrilled to recognize 52 promising investigators with research funding.

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AGA and Crohn's & Colitis Foundation Partner to Address Effective Patient-Provider Health Communication in the IBD Community

April 11, 2017

Program aims to address gaps in effective communication and shared decision-making.

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AGA Releases Best Practice Advice on Long-Term PPI Use

April 7, 2017

Health-care professionals should weigh the risks and benefits of use for common conditions

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AGA and Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation Announce Conference Partnership

March 9, 2017

Inaugural Crohn’s & Colitis Congress for health-care professionals and researchers to take place in Las Vegas in January 2018.

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The Gut Microbiota Decade: A Major Discovery That Will Shape the Future of Medical Practice

March 9, 2017

Leading experts will gather this weekend in Paris to review the major discoveries from the last ten years around gut microbiota.

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18 GIs to Watch: The Newest Class of AGA Future Leaders

Feb. 27, 2017

The 18 GIs selected to participate in the 2017-2018 program have the potential to make a significant impact on the specialty.

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AGA Releases Obesity Practice Guide

Feb. 27, 2017

Gastroenterologists should address obesity with their patients and provide early therapy.

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March Health News: It's Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Feb. 22, 2017

CRC is the 2nd leading cause of cancer deaths in the U.S., but it can be prevented through timely screening.

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Watch-and-Wait Approach for Rectal Cancer Appears an Option for More Patients

Jan. 17, 2017

Highlighted research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by AGA.

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PET Scans Can Inform and Improve Treatment for Patients With Esophageal Cancer

Jan. 17, 2017

Highlighted research from the 2017 Gastrointestinal Cancers Symposium, co-sponsored by AGA.