Digestive Health

If you’re child’s not sprouting up like he or she should, don’t ignore it. A decline in growth rate could be an early sign of Crohn’s disease say gastrointestinal specialists at Goryeb Children’s Hospital. Other indicators include sudden fatigue, frequent stomach pains, joint paint and recurrent diarrhea. Although Crohn’s disease is a chronic condition, it can be effectively managed with medications, diet and other therapies. Read how our program helped an aspiring young soccer player >

Digestive Health Programs and Screenings

Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”

New Vitality: Fabulous Fibrous Foods
Learn the importance of fiber and how to add more of it to your diet.
Tuesday, March 12; 1:00 to 2:00pm
Overlook Medical Center – Union Campus, Emergency Department Conference Room
1000 Galloping Hill Road, Union, NJ
Presenter: Megan Hewitt, RD, ShopRite of Union
For more information or to register, call 1-844-472-8499.

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