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Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is used to refer to chronic diseases affecting the intestine. the most common are Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC).
IBD: Crohn's disease (CD) vs ulcerative colitis (UC)
By Dr Evangelos Russo2020-01-25
Of the causes of inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are the two most common. Dr Evangelos Russo, an expert gastroenterologist, shares his expertise about these two conditions and clarifies how common they are, their symptoms, how doctors distinguish between the two, which is more serious, as well as the available treatments for both. See more
IBS symptoms: could they mean something else?
By Dr Lisa Das2020-01-22
Symptoms aren't always what they seem. Leading consultant gastroenterologist Dr Lisa Das tells us about 4 other conditions to watch out for that share the same symptoms as irritable bowel syndrome. See more
What is a J-pouch?
By Mr Giovanni D. Tebala2020-01-21
There are certain unpleasant conditions that mean the large intestine (colon) has to be removed. In this case, your surgeon may offer J-pouch surgery. What is this procedure? Expert colorectal surgeon Mr Giovanni Tebala has the answers. See more
7 common causes of chronic diarrhoea
By Dr Evangelos Russo2020-01-20
Diarrhoea is when you pass looser and more frequent stools than usual. If you are suffering from diarrhoea for several weeks, this is classed as chronic diarrhoea and it should be investigated by a doctor. Dr Evangelos Russo is a leading gastroenterologist and here he explains the seven most common causes of chronic diarrhoea in the Western world. See more
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