Peptest demonstrated in tour of South Asia

Peptest demonstrated in tour of South Asia

From Hull to Hanoi – Andrew Woodcock (Woody), RD Biomed’s leading technical expert in Peptest, has completed a successful tour of South Asia presenting the latest information on our non-invasive device for diagnosing reflux. The tour started off in Hanoi in...
Laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep problems

Laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep problems

Q What is the relationship between laryngopharyngeal reflux and sleep? Can LPR cause sleep disturbances and fatigue the next day? Professor Peter Dettmar says: “There is a lot of evidence and published literature on the relationship between gastro-oesophageal reflux...
Taking reflux symptoms questionnaires

Taking reflux symptoms questionnaires

Reflux disease is often difficult to diagnose because its symptoms can vary from person to person, as well as in severity and frequency. Traditional non-invasive tests for diagnosing reflux have included questionnaires. They are convenient and useful for building up a...
Is it heartburn or indigestion?

Is it heartburn or indigestion?

Many people with gastrointestinal or digestive complaints struggle to get a diagnosis or find the right treatment because so many conditions share similar symptoms. From a burning sensation in the chest to stomach pains; it’s hard to know exactly what you’re suffering...
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....