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Gastric bypass surgery

Gastric bypass surgery, a very effective surgery for weight loss, helps you lose weight by changing how your stomach and small intestine absorb food.

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Guide to genetic disorders

Problems with genes can cause health or development problems. Some genetic disorders affect people from birth, others develop later in life. Learn more from a trusted source.

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Symptoms of depression

Depression (also known as major depression, or clinical depression) is a medical condition where people experience long and intense periods of low mood which affects their ability to function.

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Complications of GORD (reflux)

Information on complications and long term effects of GORD and reflux, plus links to trusted resources.

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What causes pancreatic cancer?

Trusted information on the causes of pancreatic cancer, the risk factors that increase your chances of developing it, and what to do to minimise those risks.

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Coeliac disease symptoms

Information on coeliac disease signs and symptoms and links to trusted resources.

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Appendectomy

If your appendix is infected or inflamed, you may require an appendectomy, an operation to remove the appendix. It often needs to be performed urgently. Learn how to prepare for the procedure and what to expect.

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Swallowed object

Trusted information about what to do if you have a swallowed object and the symptoms can be found on this page.

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GORD diagnosis

Information on tests and procedures to diagnose GORD and links to trusted resources.

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Appendicitis symptoms

Pain is the most common symptom of appendicitis. It often starts near the navel, or belly button. Learn what to look out for and when to see a doctor.

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