Digestion & Stomach

Digestive and Intestinal Health Advice

Is your stomach rumbling? Are you feeling bloated and windy? You could be having some problems with your digestive system!

If your digestive system isn’t working as well as it should then it can cause a whole host of unpleasant issues, including heartburn, indigestion, constipation, diarrhoea and more!

If you feel like things aren’t quite right with your gut health, then our guides can help you to figure out what’s going on and what you can do about it.

Our team has answered important questions like ‘what causes heartburn’ and ‘what treatments are available for diarrhoea’ so you can discover the answers that can help to get your digestive system back on track.

Digestion & Stomach Advise & Guides

Why has buying stimulant laxatives become more restricted?

Why has buying stimulant laxatives become more restricted?

Explaining the changes in stimulant laxative availability   Have you been a bit blocked up lately?   If you have then you may have noticed that the laxatives you usually buy aren’t available on the shelves of your supermarket or corner shop any more, and are only available in smaller packs.   This is because of new regulations which have...
Explaining the changes in stimulant laxative availability   Have ...
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Why Do I Have Diarrhoea?

Why Do I Have Diarrhoea?

Diarrhoea Causes and Treatments for the Runs   Diarrhoea, the runs, the trots, whatever creative name you have for it, you know that if you’ve got it you’re not in for a good time.   But what is diarrhoea and what exactly is leaving you sat on the toilet wishing it would just end already?   Well, here at Chemist4U...
Diarrhoea Causes and Treatments for the Runs   Diarrhoea, the run...
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Nutrition & Hydration Week 2020

Nutrition & Hydration Week 2020

Here is everything you need to know about Nutrition and Hydration Week 2020 and how you can get involved!
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What is Dehydration and What are its Symptoms?

What is Dehydration and What are its Symptoms?

Have you drunk enough water today? If you aren’t drinking enough then hydration could be a real problem for you, especially if you get sick.

Dehydration can affect anyone, young, old, and in between, and it may be more common than you’d think!

Let’s take a look at what dehydration is, what causes it, and all of the nasty effects it can have on your body.

Have you drunk enough water today? If you aren’t drinking eno...

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How to Treat Diarrhoea

How to Treat Diarrhoea

One of the most unpleasant conditions to deal with is diarrhoea. Diarrhoea is when stools become looser and more frequent, usually occurring 3 times a day or more. Diarrhoea can affect anyone and it normally isn’t a cause of concern.

One of the most unpleasant conditions to deal with is diarrhoea. Di...

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Everything you Need to Know About Heartburn and Acid Reflux

Everything you Need to Know About Heartburn and Acid Reflux

Okay, let’s be honest, we’ve all been guilty of overindulging on delicious food at one point or another in our lives.

But what happens when you start to feel that creeping, burning feeling in your chest that tells you that you’re about to suffer with some major heartburn afterwards? And what is heartburn anyway?

Today we’re going to have a good look at what heartburn is and what you can do to keep it away.

Okay, let’s be honest, we’ve all been guilty of overind...

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