hernia

Diverticular disease and diverticulitis

Diverticular disease is a condition in which small pockets or out-pouchings called diverticula occur in the wall of the bowel.

Coeliac disease

Coeliac disease is a condition caused by an abnormal immune response, or sensitivity, to a dietary protein known as gluten.

What your doctor wants you to know about norovirus

As the colder weather makes its presence felt, the so-called winter vomiting bug can hit with a vengeance in a

Stomach and duodenum

The stomach and duodenum are part of the upper gastrointestinal tract. The stomach is a muscular pouch located in the upper

Flatulence

Flatulence, also known as ‘breaking wind’, ‘passing wind;’ or farting, is an excess of gas in the intestines. Flatulence can

Indigestion

The term ‘indigestion’ is a layman’s term and is used to cover the symptoms of a few different medical conditions.

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