The Endoscopy Center of Delaware is a specialized outpatient medical center designed specifically for the comfort, convenience and expert care of patients who need endoscopic procedures to evaluate the digestive system. We believe in compassionate medicine, where patients feel comfortable and reassured. Our Board Certified gastroenterologists provide high quality care in a friendly, relaxed setting. By choosing us, you'll pay less for your procedure than a hospital would charge.
Corporate Wellness Programs 10/16/2014 : Corporate wellness programs have recently skyrocketed in popularity, due to the fact that they improve employees’ health and job satisfaction, all while cutting costs and increasing productivity for employers.
Breast Cancer Awareness Means Colon Cancer Awareness Too 10/9/2014 : The Screen This Too! campaign encourages women everywhere to advocate for their own health by requesting the necessary screenings for both breast and colon cancer.
End of Year Deductible: Make Time for Your Upper Endoscopy Screening 9/30/2014 : But if your upper endoscopy screening isn’t one of them, you could be wasting your hard-earned dollars. Most insurance policies are based on a calendar year, which means you’ve only got until the end of December to take advantage of your benefits.
Get the Most from Your Insurance This Year 9/30/2014 : Your deductible resets on the first of January, so it’s important to take care of any procedures before this time. If you wait until the first of the year, you will have to pay your deductible again before insurance starts to pick up the tab.
Nearly 75 percent of colon cancer cases have no prior family history and most have no symptoms.
In its early stages, colon cancer generally has no symptoms and gives no warnings.
High-fiber diets can help avoid or ease symptoms of constipation, hemorrhoids, IBS and colorectal cancer.
Antibacterial soaps are no more effective at killing germs than regular soap.
Adults who get much more or less than seven hours of sleep a night have a higher mortality rate than those who don’t.
Heart disease is the leading cause of death of Americans.
The life expectancy at birth for females is 80.4 years and 75.3 years for males.
On average, water makes up 60 percent of your body weight.
Generally, everyone passes gas at least 12 or more times a day.
About 90 percent of people diagnosed with colon cancer are over 50.
A high-fiber diet may lower your risk of hemorrhoids and Irritable Bowel Syndrome.