Sugar-Sweetened Beverages Increase Risk of Cancer Death
Consuming sugary beverages like soda, flavored coffees and energy drinks could increase your risk of cancer death.
By May 31, 2022, most health insurance plans will fully cover this procedure to evaluate a positive stool-based test for colon cancer. Check with your insurance about your coverage.Learn More
Dr. Raj Devarajan, gastroenterologist at Gastro Health and Middlesex Digestive Health & Endoscopy Center in Acton, MA, talks about the importance of routine colonoscopy screening even during the pandemic.
Our Acton gastroenterologists and team at Gastro Health and Middlesex Gastroenterology, P.C., and Middlesex Digestive Health & Endoscopy Center are dedicated to providing quality, affordable care to the community in its quest to lower colon cancer rates and treat digestive diseases, including Crohn’s Disease, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).
We believe in compassionate medicine, where patients feel reassured and unrushed. We hold ourselves to the highest of standards, as our center is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC).
Our board-certified GI doctors specialize in a myriad of GI procedures, including colonoscopy, esophageal dilation, flexible sigmoidoscopy, upper endoscopy and small bowel enteroscopy. Our patients value the compassionate care they receive from our GI doctors and say they are likely to recommend our center for GI procedures.
If you are due for a colonoscopy or in need of a GI procedure, don’t put it off any longer. Give us a call today!
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