The latest news on digestive disorders
Doctors may be overprescribing antireflux medications to infants.
Diagnosis is made after a thorough patient history, physical examination, and routine blood tests.
The key to managing hemochromatosis is regulating iron levels.
The first step in treatment for hemochromatosis is to rid the body of excess iron.
Hemochromatosis is an inherited metabolic disorder that causes the body to absorb too much iron.
Symptoms usually appear after significant iron accumulation—generally after the age of 40.