What are Diverticula?

A diet rich in fiber foods, reduces the likelihood of diverticula. Diverticula are small sac-shaped bumps that can occur in any portion of the gastrointestinal tract, but which is most often appear in the colon, affecting between 5 to 10% of the population, being more frequent after 50 years. A diverticulum is simply an invagination … Continue reading “What are Diverticula?”