Reflux and oesophageal ulcers

Reflux and oesophageal ulcers

When stomach acid leaks into the oesophagus (the tube that carries food from your throat to your stomach) in people with reflux disease it can damage the sensitive lining of the oesophagus. Continuous, untreated reflux symptoms can lead to a very poor quality of life...
Reflux: your digestive system explained

Reflux: your digestive system explained

The digestive system is where your body breaks food down into smaller molecules. The oesophagus is the medical name for the gullet and is the long tube that carries food from the throat, also called the pharynx, to the stomach. When we swallow, food pushes into the...
Tackling Reflux – keep a symptom diary

Tackling Reflux – keep a symptom diary

Symptoms of reflux disease, such as heartburn or indigestion, are often ignored or played down by people. While other sufferers will self-medicate through the use of over-the-counter antacids and acid-reducing treatments. However, the NHS warns that suffering from...

Reflux: How to Sleep Better

People who suffer from reflux symptoms at night, including heartburn, breathing difficulties and indigestion, will often struggle to get a decent night’s sleep. If you’re waking frequently and struggling with tiredness in the morning, there are some simple tips...
We are ISO 9001:2008 certified!

We are ISO 9001:2008 certified!

We’re proud to announce that our quality management system has achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2008 certification. ISO 9001:2008 is the global benchmark for quality management and is designed to help organisations ensure that...