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Information about malabsorption syndromes from our information partners.
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Digestive system cancers
Information about digestive system cancers from leading Australian health organisations.
Gastrointestinal illnesses are very common. Some may last for only a day or two; others are long term. Learn here about their causes, symptoms and treatments.
Bowel cancer – a personal story
Being diagnosed with bowel cancer can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Listening to others who have experienced similar situations is often reassuring and can be helpful. This video interview has been sourced from healthtalk.org, award-winning research into patient experiences in conjunction with the Health Experience Research Group at Oxford University, UK.
Trusted information about non-insulin devices and tips on how they should be used correctly.
Information about confusion treatments and how to help prevent confusion.
Porphyria is caused by problems with red blood cells and has wide range of symptoms. Find out about management and treatment options.