Eye exams could help reflux patients

Eye exams could help reflux patients

Eye examinations could improve the management of patients with laryngopharyngeal reflux disease (LPR), according to a new study. LPR symptoms typically consist of hoarseness, sore throat, the feeling of a lump in the throat and throat clearing. However, it is also...
Could Peptest help triage non-urgent reflux cases?

Could Peptest help triage non-urgent reflux cases?

Peptest could prove useful during the current Covid-19 pandemic when access to clinics and more complex clinical diagnostic procedures is restricted or delayed. Many non-essential medical procedures have been postponed or cancelled during the Covid-19 pandemic, with...
Does pepsin and reflux cause tooth erosion?

Does pepsin and reflux cause tooth erosion?

Diagnostic device Peptest has been used to help researchers investigate a potential link between salivary pepsin levels and tooth erosion. Dental erosion – the loss of tooth enamel – has often been associated with reflux disease due to direct contact between tooth...