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Digestive system cancers

Information about digestive system cancers from leading Australian health organisations.

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Cystic fibrosis (CF)

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a disease affecting the lungs and digestive system. Treatments can improve the quality of life for people living with CF.

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What causes pancreatitis?

Pancreatitis is caused when something going wrong and the enzymes start digesting the pancreas, rather than the food in the gut. Learn more about the condition here.

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Malabsorption syndromes

Information about malabsorption syndromes from our information partners.

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Pancreatic diseases

Links to articles about pancreatic diseases.

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Underlying causes of vomiting

There are many causes of vomiting, including gastroenteritis, pregnancy, migraine, appendicitis, labyrinthitis. Find out what can cause vomiting.

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Gastroparesis

Gastroparesis is a condition in which the muscles around your stomach don’t work properly. Although gastroparesis cannot be cured, the symptoms can be relieved.

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Flatulence

Flatulence is the passing of air or gas from the intestine and through the anus, often accompanied by a sound and smell. Read more about flatulence.

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Rectal diseases

Rectal problems include haemorrhoids, fissures, abscesses and incontinence.

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Needlestick injuries

Information about needlestick injuries, plus links to our partners' resources.

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