A study published in the journal Gut reveals that the gut microbiome may influence the severity of COVID-19 and the immune system's response to the infection.
A treatment for rheumatoid arthritis and bowel disease could allow people with coeliac disease to eat gluten without consequences.
An Australian study reveals that bowel cancer rates in people under the age of 50 are rising, with one in 10 new bowel cancer cases occurring in this cohort.
The research collaboration aims to advance our understanding of the immune mechanisms behind coeliac disease.
South Australia is securing its poo stores for international export.
Flinders University researchers at the South Australian Health & Medical Research Institute have discovered that receptors that cause irritated, itchy skin also exist in the human gut.
William Cusack and Julia Kittscha have both been recognised at the 2019 ConvaTec Great Comebacks Awards for their unwavering spirit, resilience and determination to living, and supporting those with a stoma.
Antibiotic use is linked to a heightened risk of bowel cancer, research published in the journal Gut has found. But the risk was lowered for rectal cancer.
Information, guidance and trust in hospital staff and systems make for a better patient colonoscopy experience, a Bowel Cancer Australia survey shows.
New research has found that only 16% of Crohn's patients are asked about their mental health by their doctor. This needs to change.
A simple test developed by South Australian researchers could eliminate painful endoscopies.
Children who are genetically disposed towards coeliac disease could be triggered by a common intestinal virus.
Six Aussie doctors swallowed Lego heads in the name of science — and retained their sense of humour.
If Australians don't reduce their smoking, weight gain and excessive alcohol consumption, 45,000 cases of bowel cancer are likely over the next decade.
A new type of medical examination glove has built-in antimicrobial technology that is proven to prevent the spread of infection.