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Digestive Health

Probiotic power

The term ‘probiotic’ describes the families of ‘good’ microorganisms (bacteria). These resident bacteria are established from birth and play a huge role in bowel health and overall wellbeing

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.