Digestive Diseases

While it could be tempting to focus on weight loss, concentrating on recovering your nutritional balance is a wise choice

By Ask the Doctors • February 11, 2022

Ask the Doctors answers a few of your most-asked questions this month

By Ask the Doctors • January 19, 2022

Dietary advice based on the unique composition of your gut microbiome

By Ask the Doctors • January 3, 2022

The causes of IBS are unknown, yet it is a common disorder that occurs in between 10% and 15% of the population

By Ask the Doctors • December 31, 2021

Although the idea of a leaky gut has gained ground in recent years, the how and why remain a mystery

By Ask the Doctors • December 1, 2021

Imbalances or abnormalities in the microbial colonies in your gut could adversely affect immune function

By Ask the Doctors • October 8, 2021

What your stomach pain may indicate

By uclahealth • September 29, 2021

Your healthy stool could be used to benefit others who are ill

By Ask the Doctors • September 15, 2021

An endoscopic procedure performed by UCLA Health’s Dr. Alireza Sedarat gave Lavario the ability to eat and drink normally again. “I could not swallow for a ...

By uclahealth • April 28, 2021

Claude Lagardere thought the pain in his throat was from something he had to eat. “I thought it was from a taco I’d eaten a few ...

By uclahealth • April 26, 2021