Patient Resources

For additional information on Digestive Disorders, visit the websites listed below:

  • Ochsner Online Health Library - Medical encyclopedia of Digestive Disorder conditions
  • Crohn’s Colitis Foundation - The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis. 
  • Celiac Disease Foundation – The Celiac Disease Foundation is a non-profit, public benefit corporation dedicated to providing services and support regarding celiac disease and dermatitis herpetiformis, through programs of awareness, education, advocacy and research. 
  • Nutritional Information – Diets to increase calories in order to receive proper nutrition.
  • Cyclic Vomiting Association - The Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association (CVSA) serves the needs of cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS) sufferers, their families and professional care givers by raising awareness and providing education and support to those affected by cyclic vomiting, abdominal migraine and related disorders while advocating for and funding research. 
  • Pancreatic Cancer - The national organization creating hope in a comprehensive way through research, patient support, community outreach and advocacy for a cure. 
  • Medscape – Follow Medscape for the latest updates on Gastroenterology News and General patient information.
  • American College of Gastroenterology – Digestive Disease specialists, committed to quality in patient care.
  • American Gastroenterological Association - The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) is dedicated to the mission of advancing the science and practice of gastroenterology. Founded in 1897, the AGA is the oldest medical-specialty society in the United States.
  • American Liver Foundation - The American Liver Foundation (ALF) is the nation's leading nonprofit organization promoting liver health and disease prevention. ALF provides research, education and advocacy for those affected by liver-related diseases, including hepatitis.