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How a gastroscopy is carried out

How a gastroscopy is carried out

This animation will show how a gastroscopy is carried out. A gastroscopy is a test that allows your doctor to look inside your food-pipe (oesophagus), stomach and the first part of the small bowel (duodenum). Click the navigation arrows below the animation screen to play, pause, rewind or fast forward

Your Health: Barrett’s Esophagus

Your Health: Barrett’s Esophagus

Barrett’s esophagus, I usually describe as cells in the esophagus after chronic acid reflux, start to change and turn into pre-cancerous cells. The population that’s most affected by Barrett’s esophagus are white, Caucasian males, over the age of fifty. The hard part about screening for Barrett’s esophagus is that most

What is Heartburn and how to treat heartburn and Understand Peptic Ulcer Treatment

What is Heartburn and how to treat heartburn and Understand Peptic Ulcer Treatment

Heartburn is a burning sensation that you feel around your heart. It is a very uncomfortable feeling and it feels like that there is a stuffy or pressure inside the chest area and cannot be released. Sometimes, a regurgitating action happens with acidic fluid coming out from the stomach and

Club Soda for Stomach Pain and Constipation

“Club Soda for Stomach Pain and Constipation” Natural bubbling or sparkling waters have been popular for thousands of years. Manufactured sparkling water has been around ever since a clergyman suspended water over a vat of fermenting beer. For centuries, carbonated water has been considered capable of relieving gastrointestinal symptoms, including

Treatments for Heartburn | Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | Gastrointestinal Society

Treatments for Heartburn | Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) | Gastrointestinal Society

If you have ever felt a gnawing, burning sensation in your chest or throat after eating a large or greasy meal, then you probably know the discomfort of heartburn. It is a common symptom, caused by stomach contents spilling back up into the esophagus. The stomach has a lining to

Pengobatan maag Ny Dewi/ Treatment for Ms Dewi’s ulcer

Pengobatan maag Ny Dewi/ Treatment for Ms Dewi’s ulcer

I’m Dewi from Surabaya around 5 years ago, I had pain in digestive part I tried several doctors and consume medicine from doctors but nothing improvement I tried another doctor few week after took a medicine, it still no improved yet I got hospitalize in Surabaya Hospital for seven days