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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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Could Google Glass Be Bad for Your Eye Health? 8/1/2014 : Although this portable piece of technology provides unmatched convenience, the constant upward movement of the eyes places users at increased risk for eye strain and fatigue. Another concern is visual confusion.  
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.  

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