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Chronic Hepatitis B Infection

Most adults who are infected with the hepatitis B virus completely recover from the infection and develop immunity to the

Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis

What is idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis  Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis is also known as primary retroperitoneal fibrosis.  Idiopathic retroperitoneal fibrosis (IRF) is

Peptic ulcers

What is a peptic ulcer? A peptic ulcer is a lesion or sore on the protective lining of the stomach

Peptic ulcers

What is a peptic ulcer? A peptic ulcer is a lesion or sore on the protective lining of the stomach

Hepatitis A

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

Haemochromatosis

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

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,

Constipation: treatment options

There are several treatments available for the treatment of constipation. Your doctor will be able to advise you on the

Hepatitis C antibodies and antibody testing

What are antibodies? Antibodies are our main form of defence in the bloodstream. They are a form of protein that

Hepatitis C and sexual transmission

Introduction Hepatitis C (also called hep C) is not classified as an STI (sexually transmissible infection) although people, unable to

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