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When a Stomachache is More Than JUST a Stomachache 10/26/16

Posted at 10:27 AM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-26 10:27:23-04

Digestive issues are something many can relate to, at least some of the time. They’re unpleasant and we don’t often talk about our symptoms due to fear and embarrassment. But what if that stomachache isn’t just a stomachache?

A recent survey by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) of healthcare professionals and people with gastrointestinal issues (GI), showed that on average, people with GI issues wait nearly four years before visiting a healthcare professional.

The Morning Blend talks to Dr. Phillip Hart, MD about these concerns and more.