Gastrointestinal Health

Irving Waxman, MD, Named Chief of Digestive Diseases and Nutrition

Waxman is director of the Digestive Disease service line at Rush

Irving Waxman, MD

4 Facts About Pancreatic Cancer

Signs, risk factors and improving treatment options for one of the deadliest cancers

Gastrointestinal Health

5 Reasons to See a Gastroenterologist

Signs that indicate you should see a specialist

Woman holding her stomach in pain
Patient Stories

Nicole’s Story

Surviving a stage four colon cancer diagnosis

Patient Stories

Sara and Jenna's Story

How Rush Copley physicians helped mom and daughter confront celiac disease, cancer

Gastrointestinal Health

Don't Dread the Colonoscopy Prep

Our taste testers sample the latest colonoscopy prep solutions

Gastrointestinal Health

Getting a Colonoscopy

A first-hand account of what it's like to have the procedure

Colonoscopy appointment on calendar
Gastrointestinal Health

Colonoscopies Can Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Regular screening can help catch colon cancer early, when it's most curable

Patient Stories

Mark Owsianiak's Story

Retired Chicago firefighter battles pancreatic cancer

Gastrointestinal Health

Over-the-Counter Care for Your Stomach

How to choose the right remedy for your GI symptoms

Over-the-Counter Care for Your Stomach