According to the National Digestive Diseases Clearinghouse, 60 - 70 million people in the U.S. suffer from a digestive disorder such as GERD, irritable bowel syndrome, or celiac disease. This guide includes selected resources that provide information on digestive disorders, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment options. Please contact Martha Jermé if you have comments, questions or suggestions.
National Digestive Diseases Clearinghouse. (2010, June). Digestive Diseases Statistics for the United States. Retrieved August 5, 2011 from http://digestive.niddk.nih.gov/statistics/statistics.aspx
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Consumer Health Complete
Includes evidence-based reports, encyclopedias and other reference books, pamphlets, news, drug and herb information, images and diagrams, and videos and animations on diseases, conditions, and procedures. Off-campus access restricted to individuals with current MU ids.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Includes the full-text of almost 80 consumer health magazines, over 1000 pamphlets, and over 130 health reference books. Also includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary. Off-campus access restricted to individuals with current MU ids.