Reflux disease linked to epilepsy deaths: study

Reflux disease linked to epilepsy deaths: study

“Acid reflux could cause death during epileptic seizures, study finds” – reads the headline for a study conducted by researchers at Purdue University in Indiana. The new study suggests that reflux plays a role in sudden unexplained death during an epileptic seizure....
Introducing our new-look reflux home-testing kit

Introducing our new-look reflux home-testing kit

RD Biomed is delighted to introduce the new Peptest packaging and instructions designed to enrich our customer’s experience and make reflux home testing easier than ever. Peptest is an accurate, painless and inexpensive test that measures the presence of stomach...
10 reflux tips for Christmas

10 reflux tips for Christmas

Too much rich food, alcohol and festive stress can trigger reflux symptoms, including heartburn, belching, bloating, unpleasant acid taste and nausea. Here’s our 10 top tips for surviving the Christmas season 1 Know your food triggers Avoid eating foods which you know...
Peptest exhibited at Laryngology Study Day

Peptest exhibited at Laryngology Study Day

Biohit Healthcare, the distributor for Peptest in the UK and Ireland, exhibited at a British Laryngological Association study day this month. (Pictured at the event is Andrew Woodcock, laboratory manager at RD Biomed, with surgeon Mark Watson). The one-day meeting was...