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North Shore Endoscopy Center is an outpatient, endoscopic facility specializing in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal diseases and disorders. Our facility, located in Lake Bluff, Ill., was designed with patient privacy, safety and convenience in mind.

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What Does it Mean to be a Medicare Certified Surgery Center? 11/25/2014 : Many of these regulations were adapted from and similar to those governing hospitals and other trusted health care facilities.   
Use Your Holiday Break to Schedule a Colonoscopy 11/20/2014 : After all, the year is drawing to a close, and those extra vacation days will go to waste if they aren’t used quickly. If you’re due for a colonoscopy, your holiday break is a great time to get it taken care of and lower your risk of colon cancer.  
Portion Control Tips for Thanksgiving 11/13/2014 : Before fill your plate, remember these tips to keep you from stuffing yourself like a turkey and slipping into a food coma.  
Pros and Cons of Fiber Supplements 11/6/2014 : And while it’s true that it might be easier to pop a few fiber capsules instead of filling your plate with fresh fruits and vegetables, supplements can have some negative effects as well.  

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