Peptest and Professor Dettmar interview on Refluxgate

Peptest and Professor Dettmar interview on Refluxgate

Peptest’s Professor Peter Dettmar is to feature in a four-part interview with the Refluxgate blog, which provides information on causes, diagnosis and treatment for Laryngopharangeal Reflux (LPR). Refluxgate.com is written by medical journalist Gerrit, who set up his...
Do you know your GORD from your LPR?

Do you know your GORD from your LPR?

GORD, GERD, NERD, EER and LPR… there are so many acronyms and buzzwords related to symptoms of reflux, such as heartburn, silent reflux, nausea, ‘wet burps’, coughs and throat clearing, that it’s a little confusing to know what they all mean. Here we’ll take a look at...
Behind the scenes at the Peptest Laboratory

Behind the scenes at the Peptest Laboratory

Peptest is a rapid, accurate, painless and inexpensive saliva test that tells you conclusively if you are suffering from reflux disease. Saliva samples can be collected by patients at home in sample tubes, which contain citric acid as a preservative, and can be posted...
The MUSE system for treating reflux

The MUSE system for treating reflux

If you have received a positive diagnosis of gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) or laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR), the next step is to consider potential treatment plans. These can include reflux medication,diet changes, lifestyle modifications and surgery....