Abdominal Health

Are Six-Pack Abs a Possibility for Everyone?

Is having six-pack abs a possibility for everyone? Well, certain people are more genetically predisposed to being able to develop a “six pack” over others. However, there certainly are environmental factors that contribute to the development and maintenance of a six pack. Proper nutrition, strengthening and aerobic exercise all contribute to a healthy body mass …

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Pancreatitis: How drinking too much may affect you

Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas. Your pancreas is a fleshy organ located in the center of your gut. The pancreas’s job is to make digestive chemicals to turn whatever you eat into something that can be absorbed. Your pancreas also produces insulin. Dawn Sears, MD, Gastroenterologist at Scott & White Healthcare, discusses pancreatitis and …

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