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Digestive Health

THE IMPORTANCE OF BOWEL CANCER SCREENING

Bowel cancer occurs when cells in the colon or rectum (parts of the large intestine, or bowel) grow abnormally and form a lump or tumour.

WHAT’S THE DEAL WITH DIARRHOEA?

Diarrhoea is usually more disruptive than dangerous, and in most cases will clear up by itself within a few days.

WHAT CAUSES NAUSEA AND VOMITING?

Vomiting is the body's way of getting rid of stomach contents that are harmful or irritating, by forcibly emptying them from the mouth.

WHAT TO KNOW ABOUT IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME (IBS)

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common condition, associated with a range of symptoms including abdominal cramping, bloating, diarrhoea and constipation.