Diverticulitis symptoms

Diverticulitis Symptoms

Diverticulitis symptoms can be limited to severe. Many people with diverticulitis have little or no discomfort or symptoms. What is Diverticulitis? When the small pouches in the colon bulge outward through weak spots, like an inner tube that pokes through weak places in a tire, the pouch is called a diverticulum. Pouches (plural) are called…

Preparing for a colonoscopy

Preparing for a Colonoscopy

How to Prepare for a Colonoscopy When preparing for a colonoscopy, it’s very important to follow all of directions carefully. You will receive a packet of information at your initial consultation at Digestive Care Physicians with locations in Alpharetta, Cumming, Johns Creek and Lawrenceville, Georgia. In your packet you will find prep instructions. Your colon…