Gastroenteritis or the stomach flu is a viral or bacterial infection that causes irritation and inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
Many of us love Chinese New Year feasts, but getting carried away with indulgences can increase the risk of digestion issues, and, if made habit, pose other health problems. Here’s a guide to enjoying festive indulgences, as healthily as possible.
Chronic bowel problems coupled with severe pain or bloody stools could be a sign of inflammatory bowel disease such as Crohn’s disease.
Children can develop allergic reactions to food. This article discusses the symptoms and treatment of food allergy and differentiates food allergy from food intolerance.
We discuss the role gastroscopies and colonoscopies play in cancer prevention and what they entail.
Lactose intolerance is a common condition which affects an estimated 65% of people worldwide. If you are lactose intolerant, try these nutritious non-dairy alternatives to milk, yoghurt, butter and cheese.
Is dairy really good for you? Read on to find out the benefits and health complications associated with dairy.
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) can have long term implications. Read on to find out how it can be treated.
Be mindful of how our gut could end up feeling with our festive indulgences.
Your digestive function can affect your entire body. Boost your gut health with these essential superfoods.
Durian may be an acquired taste, but did you know that it is actually a very nutritious fruit?
Having an upset stomach is no fun. Treatments may vary, depending on the cause. Knowing whether you have gastric pain, stomach flu or food poisoning will help hasten your recovery.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.