How can you reverse fatty liver disease and what lifestyle changes should you make? Consultant gastroenterologist, Dr Derek Chan, explains to our readers what this disease is, how it's detected in patients and what you can do to remove fat in your liver.
Diarrhoea usually isn't anything too serious, however, if you're suffering from it for several weeks it's recommended to talk to a consultant gastroenterologist such as Dr Ghazanfar Ali. We spoke with him to find out more about chronic diarrhoea, how it’s diagnosed and how it should be treated.
For those who suffer from conditions such as food allergies, eczema or asthma, you are more susceptible to developing an inflammatory condition called eosinophilic oesophagitis. Never heard of it before? Consultant gastroenterologist Dr Aathavan Loganayagam explains everything that you need to know.
Do you regularly suffer from stomach cramps and watery diarrhoea? It could be a case of microscopic colitis, which causes inflammation of the large bowel or colon. One of our top gastroenterologists Dr Aathavan Loganayagam explains everything you need to know about the condition; from the causes to the treatment options.
Oesophageal dysmotility is a condition in which the muscles in the oesophageal wall fail to contract as they should. This may result in discomfort and/or difficulty in swallowing. Dr John Martin is an expert in treating dysmotility of the intestine, and here he explains in detail about causes and treatment of dysmotility in the oesophagus.
Liver disease a serious problem in the UK. A FibroScan is a test that can accurately diagnose the amount of scarring on the liver, which is very important for determining the stage of the disease and predicting treatment responses. Here, top gastroenterologist Dr Aathavan Loganayagam explains how the test works.
Alcohol is frequently used to add to the enjoyment of life, but it does come with some negative consequences, one of these being alcohol related liver disease (ARLD). Mr Ghazanfar Ali is a leading gastroenterologist with many years of experience in treating liver disease and here he provides answers to the most common questions.
Intestinal dysmotility is a common condition that causes a wide range of different symptoms with variable severity. Dr John Martin, a gastroenterologist with expertise in all aspects of gastroenterology, explains what this condition is and the treatment options you may be offered.
Intestinal failure is becoming more common but still remains the rarest type of ‘organ failure’. Consultant gastroenterologist, Dr Shameer Mehta, practices alongside specialist nurses, dieticians and pharmacists at one of the few specialist hospitals in the UK that treat intestinal failure. He offers us an overview of this rare condition.
As embarrassing as it is - we all fart! Whether it's silent, stinky or odourless, it's the normal process of your body digesting food. Read more from our expert gastroenterologist Dr Aathavan Loganayagam on just how much farting is too much every day.