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Christopher Watters, M.D.

Dr. Christopher Watters is a surgeon at the Duke University Medical Center. He has nearly 30 years of experience in treating patients and specializes in the gastrointestinal system. He is a member of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract and the American College of Phlebology.

Articles by Christopher Watters, M.D.

Questions Breastfeeding Moms Ask About OTC Medicines

By: Christopher Watters, M.D.

Questions Breastfeeding Moms Ask About OTC Medicines Christopher Watters, M.D. When you’re breastfeeding, you know that what you eat and drink can pass into your breast milk. But what about over-the-counter (OTC) medicines? Is it safe to take something to help a headache or to ease indigestion? First and foremost, talk to your doctor or […]

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Best Over-the-Counter Solutions to Your Digestive Problem

By: Christopher Watters, M.D.

Best Over-the-Counter Solutions to Your Digestive Problem You know the signs all too well. Your stomach starts gurgling, your chest starts burning, you start cramping—and you begin your frantic search for the bathroom. Digestive problems can be embarrassing, and not something people want to talk about openly—even with their doctor. But as I tell my […]

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