U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Issues Draft Recommendation on Screening for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer screening saves lives, and adults ages 45 to 75 should be screened   The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (Task Force) posted a draft recommendation statement on screening for colorectal cancer. For the first time, the Task Force is recommending that screening start at age 45. This is a B recommendation. The Task Force continues to strongly recommend screening ...

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Sebela Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Approval for SUTAB® Tablets for Colonoscopy Preparation

BRAINTREE, Mass. — Sebela Pharmaceuticals® this week announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved SUTAB® (sodium sulfate, magnesium sulfate, and potassium chloride) tablets. SUTAB, a sulfate-based tablet preparation for colonoscopy, was developed and will be marketed by Braintree Laboratories, the makers of SUPREP® Bowel Prep Kit (sodium sulfate, potassium sulfate and magnesium sulfate) Oral Solution—the market leader in branded colonoscopy ...

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EndoPro Magazine receives Folio: Eddie & Ozzie Award for fifth consecutive year

For the fifth consecutive year, EndoPro Magazine, the leading publication for endoscopy professionals, was named a finalist in the 2020 FOLIO: Eddie & Ozzie Awards. EndoPro Magazine received honorable mention in the category of B2B Single Article—Healthcare/Medical/Nursing: “Ginger and its possible applications in GI health.” This article was authored by Janet Hannah, RN, CGRN, staff nurse and endoscopy educator at ...

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HMP Global Launches Gastroenterology Learning Network

HMP Global, a healthcare event and education company, this month announced the launch of the Gastroenterology Learning Network. The network aims to connect healthcare specialists around the world with clinically relevant news and information, expert perspectives, and continuing education. The Gastroenterology Learning Network is a digital destination that offers practical content and education guided by input from gastroenterology professionals. Visitors ...

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New Editor in Chief at EndoPro

EndoPro Magazine would like to welcome Michelle Beaver as its new editor in chief. Many of you may remember Michelle as editor in chief for the EndoNurse media brand. “I’m excited to be reuniting with Michelle,” says Bill Eikost, publisher of EndoPro. “Michelle and I had a great synergy at EndoNurse and we look forward to applying this chemistry to ...

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