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5 Steps that Can Reduce Your Risk for Colon Cancer May 29th, 2020

Colorectal cancers, which include cancers of the colon and rectum, are the second-deadliest type of cancer. Around one in 20 people will develop colorectal cancer at some point during their lifetime. At Texas Surgical Care in Kingwood, Texas, Dr. Ronald Ambe can help advise you of your colon cancer risks,...

5 Tips For Preventing A Hernia Apr 27th, 2020

A hernia is a tear, opening, or weakness that typically occurs in your abdominal muscles. It causes fat or intestines to poke through and form a bulge similar to a water balloon. Hernias don’t have just a single cause; they are the result of many factors. Treatment options, on the...

Are Hemorrhoids Normal? When to See a Doctor Mar 3rd, 2020

Has going “number two” become an unwelcome and unpleasant chore? If you’re experiencing painful bowel movements; see faint bleeding after passing stool; or have bumps, itchiness, or swelling near your anal entrance, you probably have hemorrhoids. You may wonder if Preparation H is a good investment, or if you should...