Digestive disorders

Do any of these symptoms sound familiar?

  • I regularly suffer from flatulence, bloating, feeling full, heartburn, stomach ache, nausea, vomiting, diarrhoea, or constipation.
  • These symptoms came on suddenly.
  • I’ve had these symptoms for years.
  • Sometimes I worry about leaving the house because I don’t know where the nearest toilet will be.
  • I visited the doctor, but they couldn’t find the cause.
  • I feel like no one understands me and that I’m not taken seriously.

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We cover the following digestive disorders

  • Constipation/diarrhoea
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • Crohn’s disease (chronic inflammation of the lower section of the small intestine, large intestine or both)
  • Ulcerative colitis (chronic inflammation of the colon and rectum)
  • Leaky gut syndrome (gaps in the intestinal wall)
  • Biliary tract conditions: gallstones, gallbladder resection, inflammation of the gallbladder)
  • Pancreatic illness: acute and chronic pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas), pancreatic tumours, pancreatogenic diabetes
  • Reflux (including heartburn and acid reflux)
  • After bowel surgery, for example colon resections (removal of the large intestine)
  • Coeliac disease (gluten intolerance)
  • Food intolerances such as lactose or fructose, histamine intolerance