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San Antonio Gastroenterology Associates, P.A. (SAGA) provides state-of-the-art medical care to patients through the comprehensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal disorders and liver disease. Our doctors are experts in all aspects of their specialties.

At SAGA we are pleased with our exceptional results far exceeding the national benchmark on quality for screening colonoscopy. Learn more.

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The Affordable Care Act and Colon Cancer Prevention 7/31/2014 : The Affordable Care Act requires many health care plans to provide preventive services, such as colonoscopies, at little to no cost to the patient. The key word here is preventive.  
Do E-Cigarettes Pose a Threat for Colon Cancer Risk? 7/24/2014 : A recent laboratory study, led by UCLA professor Dr. Steven M. Dubinett, found that the nicotine-laced vapor from electronic cigarettes promoted the development of cancer in human lung cells, similar to the way that tobacco smoke does.  
Pros and Cons of Buying Organic Food 7/17/2014 : In terms of nutrition, there is little difference between organic food and regular food. The primary health concern lies in exposure to pesticide residues, hormones and antibiotic-resistant bacteria.  
Zumba for Digestive Health 7/10/2014 : Zumba falls into the category of aerobic exercise, which is an integral part of keeping your digestive system healthy. Aerobic exercise promotes digestion by increasing blood flow to the organs and stimulating the muscles of the GI tract.