What to Expect After A Barium Swallow Test

Doctors ask their patients to do a barium swallow test when they want to know what is happening in the patient's stomach, pharynx and esophagus (the tube that extends from the back of the tongue down to the stomach is known as the esophagus). A barium swallow is a kind of X-ray test that absorbs…

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She Was Hiding Her Body for Decades. Now She Reveals the Reason…

She Was Hiding Her Body for Decades. Now She Reveals the Reason... Lisa suffers from a rare and chronic autoimmune disease known as scleroderma, symptoms of which include red splotches on the skin. As a result, she is uncomfortable with her entire body even though she isn’t vain, self-loathing, or overly critical. Lisa might look…

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