Why Top Gastroenterologists Recommend a 20 Minutes’ Walk Every Day? | September 26th, 2018

If you are living the urban life today, then it is pretty much given that you don’t have much of an active lifestyle. However, all that inactivity is slowly taking a toll on your body and you might even start developing diseases you had no idea about. This is one of the main reasons why Read More…

The Problem Today with Most Diets Online! | September 22nd, 2018

Are you trying to commit to a better lifestyle? Does looking at yourself in front of a full size mirror make you feel bad about yourself. Having a healthy life is more than a bout of weight loss and that is where most people go wrong. Everyone from dietitians to social media influencers are handing Read More…

3 Food Items That Give You An Active Mind! | September 19th, 2018

Many of the Eastern holistic disciplines claim that an active and aware mental state is only possible when people have certain types of food. While there is a lot of scientific debate to it, there is no question that some foods take longer to break down in our body while others take far less time. Read More…

Cologuard Technology



Testing for colon cancer just got easier. If you don’t already know, Cologuard is a new competing technology for colon cancer screening that is simple and ease of use. It involves no prep, no sedation, and most importantly, its effective. What exactly is Cologuard? Cologuard is a cancer detection test. Specifically, it tests for genetic Read More…

Vernon Receives Recognition – North Carolina Gastroenterologist



The practice of Kurt Vernon, MD, The GI Guy, is proud to announce that we have received a ‘Tier 1 Designation”, a high quality recognition from one of the nation’s largest health insurers – Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC.  BCBSNC Tiered Network utilizes administrative claims data to identify high quality, low cost providers and Read More…

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