Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

Latest Gastrointestinal Health News and Research

Less invasive surgery effective in treatment of reflux disease

Less invasive surgery effective in treatment of reflux disease

Significant step forward in the genome era

Significant step forward in the genome era

Researchers call for better recognition and pain management of endometriosis

Researchers call for better recognition and pain management of endometriosis

20 percent of people with chronic hepatitis C who receive a liver transplant will develop advanced cirrhosis

20 percent of people with chronic hepatitis C who receive a liver transplant will develop advanced cirrhosis

Gut antibody could prove to be a promising drug target for Crohn's disease

Gut antibody could prove to be a promising drug target for Crohn's disease

Potential biomarker that could be used to predict who might develop hepatic fibrosis

Potential biomarker that could be used to predict who might develop hepatic fibrosis

Potential beneficial effect of copper orotate

Potential beneficial effect of copper orotate

Physical activity may reduce gastrointestinal symptoms in people who are obese

Physical activity may reduce gastrointestinal symptoms in people who are obese

Flavanols help smokers repair blood vessel function

Flavanols help smokers repair blood vessel function

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) treatment using hypnotherapy

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) treatment using hypnotherapy

Patients with irritable bowel syndrome use over 50 percent more health resources than people without the disorder

Patients with irritable bowel syndrome use over 50 percent more health resources than people without the disorder

New treatment approach for severe asthma

New treatment approach for severe asthma

New treatment approach for severe asthma

New treatment approach for severe asthma

Gaps in the intestinal barrier could be a cause of inflammatory diseases of the gut such as Crohn's Disease

Gaps in the intestinal barrier could be a cause of inflammatory diseases of the gut such as Crohn's Disease

Budesonide provides lasting relief for Crohn's disease patients

Budesonide provides lasting relief for Crohn's disease patients

Cellular mechanism discovery could lead to new treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease

Cellular mechanism discovery could lead to new treatments for rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis and Crohn's disease

Treating nighttime heartburn improves sleep and boosts quality of life

Treating nighttime heartburn improves sleep and boosts quality of life

Study suggests cirrhosis and liver disease nearly inevitable for people with hep C

Study suggests cirrhosis and liver disease nearly inevitable for people with hep C

Elevated blood lactate levels may indicate poor prognosis in liver failure

Elevated blood lactate levels may indicate poor prognosis in liver failure

Japanese encephalitis in Indian province - update

Japanese encephalitis in Indian province - update