Vitamin A’s Link With Gullet Cance
A latest research finding reveals that there may exist a link between Vitamin A and gullet
cancer. This study was conducted by Dr. Rebecca Fitzgerald of Medical Research Council Cell Unit and her team. //
Gullet or Oesophageal Adenocarcinoma is caused due to the malformation of the oesophageal l...
Novel Test For Early Detection Of Gullet Cancer
Detecting cancer of the esophagus could be as simple as swallowing a spongy pill with a string attached to it. Thanks to the fervent efforts of Cambridge University researchers // that can detect more than 7,000 such cancers that occur in UK every year. It is the ninth most commonly occurring tumor...
Drug Limits Stomach Trouble in Patients Taking Low-Dose Aspirin
...o, the researchers found. Upper-intestinal (duodenal) ulcers were found in 0.5 percent of the famotidine group and in 17 percent of the placebo group. gullet
ulcers were found in 4 percent of the famotidine group and in 19 percent of the placebo group.
"Famotidine is effective in the prevention of gastri...
Chronic fatigue syndrome linked to stomach virus
...ubjected to endoscopy because of longstanding gut complaints.
Endoscopy involves the threading of a long tube with a camera on the tip through the gullet
into the stomach.
Specimens of stomach tissue were also taken to search for viral proteins and compared with specimens taken from healthy people an...
Doctors in UK Promoting Awareness of Gastro-oesophageal Reflux Disease
...the muscular ring at the lower end of the oesophagus) is abnormally relaxed and allows the stomach's acidic contents to flow back or 'reflux' into the gullet
(oesophagus). It can also cause heartburn.
Gastro-oesophageal reflux is a common condition and the most frequent cause of indigestion in the UK....