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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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Red Meat Linked to Breast Cancer 8/14/2014 : Using a statistical model, the researchers estimated that the women who ate the most red meat showed an increase of 6.8 cases of breast cancer for every 1,000 women over the course of 20 years.  
The Importance of Finding a Skilled Gastroenterologist 8/7/2014 : New research shows that choosing an experienced gastroenterologist with a proven track record in adenoma (polyp) detection could reduce your risk of developing colon cancer by nearly half.  
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.  

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