Digestive Disorders

NIDDK Digestive Diseases Digestive Diseases A-Z

DHHS. National Institutes of Health.

Find a wealth of information on digestive diseases such as diverticulitis, celiac disease, ulcers, gastric reflux (GERD) and more.


Digestive Diseases Materials

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Locate publications on variety of digestive diseases.


Your Digestive System and How It Works

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Learn why digestion important and how is food digested. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Lactose Intolerance

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Also in Spanish.


What People With Lactose Intolerance Need to Know About Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. NIAMS. Osteoporosis and Related Bone Diseases ~ National Resource Center.


Peptic Ulcer Disease

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Learn about peptic ulcers, the symptoms, causes, treatments, and more... Also in PDF|464 KB.


Diarrhea

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Learn about what may cause diarrhea, when to talk to a doctor, how to treat it, and more. Also in PDF|906 KB.


Constipation

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Find additional constipation related information:


MedlinePlus: Constipation

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Learn about constipation, including diagnosis/symptoms, treatment, nutrition issues, and more. Also in Spanish.


digestive system Diverticular Disease

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Find information on the causes, symptoms, complications and treatment options of diverticular disease. Also in PDF|397 KB.


Diet and Lifestyle Changes for people with Kidney Disease

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Kidney Disease Education Program.

Additionally, find information about chronic kidney disease in the following articles:


MedlinePlus: Kidney Diseases

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Learn about specific kidney conditions, research, and disease management.


Family Reunion Health Guide - Make the Kidney Connection

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Kidney Disease and Education Program.

Learn ways to talk to your family about the connection between diabetes, high blood pressure, and kidney disease. Download the Family Reunion Health Guide in PDF |1.5 MB.


Celiac Disease

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases.

Also in PDF |161 KB.


MedlinePlus: Celiac Disease

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Access resources concerning celiac disease. Includes information about organizations, specific conditions, and disease management. Also in Spanish.


MedlinePlus: Celiac Disease - Nutritional Considerations

DHHS. NIH. National Library of Medicine.

Also in Spanish.


Celiac campaign Celiac Disease Awareness Campaign

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.


What People With Celiac Disease Need to Know About Osteoporosis

DHHS. NIH. National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases.

Learn about the celiac disease and osteoporosis link.


Crohn's Disease

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Also in PDF|497KB.


Pancreatitis

DHHS. NIH. NIDDK. National Digestive Diseases Information Clearinghouse.

Also in PDF|148 KB.