Do you have good bowel habits? What are good bowel habits?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 04/05/2022

The How-To Guide on maintaining healthy lifestyle and hygiene habits.

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What happens after I get rubber bands on hemorrhoids?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/29/2022

Patients often ask; “How do I take care of myself after surgery?”.

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Everything you need to know about a Low Fiber Diet

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/22/2022

You may need a low fiber diet if you have chronic diarrhea, cramping, and more

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What to expect and how to prepare for Colonoscopy surgery

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/15/2022

Going into any surgery can be a daunting experience, this will help you prepare

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How to treat constipation with Kegel exercises

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/08/2022

Kegel or pelvic floor muscle exercises are done to strengthen as well as relax

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What is a high fiber diet?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 03/01/2022

Fiber is a complex carbohydrate that cannot be digested and absorbed by our body

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What you need to know about preventing cancerous Polyps

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/22/2022

Polyps of the colon cause cancer. They start small and will turn cancerous.

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Are you constipated? How to tell if you are constipated?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/15/2022

At least 2.5 million people see their doctor each year due to constipation

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What you need to know about Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/08/2022

How to identify if you are dealing with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

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What happens after I get home from my Abdominal Surgery?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 02/01/2022

Here, we will discuss what happens after surgery and how you take care of yourself in the days immediately after going home.

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What are hemorrhoids?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 01/25/2022

Hemorrhoids are enlarged, bulging blood veins in and about the rectum.

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What Stage is My Colon Cancer and How Do I Find Out About My Prognosis?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/28/2021

Most important factor in outcome of patients with cancer is the Stage of Colon Cancer at the time of diagnosis.

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What is Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/21/2021

Colon cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the colon.

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What Increases Your Risk of Developing Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/14/2021

Anything that increases your chance of getting a disease is called a risk factor.

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What If My Rectal Cancer Comes Back After Treatment?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 12/07/2021

Unfortunately cancer can come back even after treatment.

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What Are The SIgns of Colon Cancer?

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/30/2021

For the most part colon cancer is a silent disease. That is why many patients will not have any symptoms until its too late.

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Treatment Options For Colon Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/23/2021

There are different types of treatment for patients with colon cancer.

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Treatment of Rectal Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/16/2021

Treatment of rectal cancer is somewhat different than colon cancers.

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Treating Rectal Cancer Stage IV

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/09/2021

Stage IV rectal cancers have spread to distant organs and tissues such as the liver or lungs

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Targeted Therapy For Colorectal Cancer

Dr. Khawaja Azimuddin | 11/02/2021

Newer modalities are being used for treatment of colorectal cancer in conjunction with surgery.

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