17 October 2014
New drugs and treatments will enable GPs to take a more active role in treating the 200,000-plus Australians living with hepatitis C.Â
03 June 2014
Bouts of abdominal discomfort suggest a man's dairy consumption needs adjusting.
05 November 2013
Sylvia, a previously well 64-year-old presented recently with altered bowel habits. There was no associated weight loss and no personal or family history of note. She took no regular medications.
24 September 2013
Gemma is a 25-year-old woman who lives with her boyfriend. Over the past few years, she has experienced frequent diarrhoea, crampy abdominal pain and bloating.
18 July 2013
It can be hard to guarantee protection against traveller's diarrhoea with current approaches. Traveller's diarrhoea remains one of the most common problems experienced by travellers from developed countries.
14 May 2013
Jack, a health conscious 48-year-old man, came in a while ago with cellulitis following a small injury. As I printed his antibiotic prescription, he mentioned that he had previously suffered from diarrhoea with antibiotics and asked whether eating yoghurt would help.
07 February 2012
Not everything a traveller returns home with is welcomed.
21 June 2011
More than 14,000 Australians are diagnosed with colon cancer each year, and surprisingly, the greatest increase is in the 20- to 34-year age group, with a 64% increase over a five-year period.1Â