The following article provides insights on the causes, symptoms, and side effects of coeliac disease for those who suffer from this health condition and how to effectively manage it.
Lactose intolerance is a condition in which your body cannot digest lactose. Learn more about the causes, treatment, and symptoms of being lactose intolerant.
Polyps are abnormal tissue growths that resemble tiny flat bumps and can develop in various areas inside the body. Learn more about polyps & treatment thereof.
Colorectal cancer is a tumor that occurs in the lining of the large intestine or rectum. Learn more on cancer types, symptoms and diagnosis.
Recurrent abdominal pain is a common condition necessitating a medical consultation, especially amongst children and women, where multiple causes and/or symptoms may be present. Oftentimes these symptoms have more to do with lifestyle choices such as diet, gut health...
Diverticulitis is a digestive condition that can affect the large intestine. It manifests in the form of small bulging inflamed or infected pouches that can form in your intestines, particularly the lower part. The pouches themselves don’t pose any general harmful...
If you’re experiencing stomach pain but are unsure whether it is serious enough to see a specialist, read here to learn how to differentiate between ordinary pain and stomach illnesses.
Irritable bowel syndrome, while not life-threatening, can be a real hindrance to your daily routine and sense of wellbeing. Here we look at its effects and how to manage the associated symptoms.
GERD, refers to a disorder of the digestive tract which affects the lower oesophageal sphincter. Read more on GERD symptoms and treatment.
Maintaining a good gut can help beyond play a crucial role in the overall functioning of the body. Learn more about maintaining a good gut.
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