HealthDay News: Gastrointestinal
Colon Cancer on the Rise for U.S. Adults Under 50
There's good news and bad news in the war against colon cancer: While rates have fallen among older Americans, cases among adults aged 20 to 49 are rising and expected to continue to do so, a new study finds.
'Purpose in Life' a Boon to Your Health
Older adults with a strong sense of purpose in life may be particularly likely to get health screenings such as colonoscopies and mammograms, new research suggests.
Scientists Create Tiny Stomachs From Stem Cells
Scientists who used stem cells to create miniature human stomachs in the laboratory say their breakthrough could provide a new way to learn more about the development and treatment of stomach diseases.