Gastrointestinal Health

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis A is a viral infection of the liver, transmitted through contaminated food or water or via an infected person.

How is gut health linked to immunity?

Gut health is linked to immunity in a variety of ways, but essentially we’ve got these millions or trillions of

Can you reverse fatty liver disease?

There are various causes of a fatty liver. A fatty liver is what it says it is, it’s fat in


Haemochromatosis is an inherited condition in which the body absorbs too much iron from food, leading to a build-up of

Gastrointestinal symptoms are common in patients with COVID-19

25 March 2020 Almost half of 204 people who presented to hospitals in China with COVID-19 had digestive symptoms, such

Can a change in diet ease stomach problems in runners?

A bane of many recreational runners is gastrointestinal upset, not unlike irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) during their run. Being hit

Gut microbiome research advances rapidly

The research field of the gut microbiome continues to advance rapidly. Now researchers have found that using an algorithm based

Hiatus hernia

What is a hiatus hernia? A hiatus hernia is a common condition where a part of the stomach slides or

9 Signs your liver may be damaged

Your liver is a key part of your digestive system, responsible for cleaning out toxins from your blood, processing medicines,

Fatty liver

Fatty liver is the build up of fats within the cells of the liver to the point that more than

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