Monica J. Smith is a medical journalist specializing in gastrointestinal health. She has written extensively for General Surgery News, Clinical Oncology News, and Gastroenterology & Endoscopy News. Given her interest in well-being, it was only natural for her to focus largely on issues related to the digestive system; as Hippocrates noted, good health starts in the gut.
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Having inflammatory bowel disease increases your risk for antibiotic-resistant C. Diff bacterial infection and recurrence.
Recent research concluded that drugs used to treat chronic idiopathic constipation are comparable.