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    Hybrid Endoscopy System Could Detect Early Ovarian Cancer

    Researchers have developed a hybrid endoscopy system which combines three existing imaging tools into one device. The hope is that this new tool will provide an innovative, minimally invasive approach to diagnosing early-stage ovarian cancer in high-risk women. And in doing so, use of this technique will become preferable to the current standard measure of […]

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    Antibiotics Linked to Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    A new study has uncovered an interesting link between antibiotics and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis. This study provides further evidence that antibiotics may be disturbing bacteria in the intestine. Co-author of the study, Dr. Charles N. Bernstein, who studies bowel disorders at the University of Manitoba stated, “It’s not […]

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    UK Bowel Cancer Figures

    It has recently been reported that, compared to England, Wales is significantly behind when it comes to tackling bowel cancer, with more than 18 people per 100,000 dying each year from the disease in Wales, compared to 17 in England. The difference between the two figures is compounded by the fact that more people are […]

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    Entrants Required for the Hopkins Endoscopy Prize 2012

    The British Society of Gastroenterology Endoscopy are inviting applications for the Hopkins Endoscopy Prize 2012, with the final recipient being required to deliver a 20 minute lecture at the annual meeting of the Society in Liverpool in June 2012 Those wishing to apply for consideration for this prize must submit the following documents in support […]

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    Transnasal Endoscopy – Live Demonstration

    Prime Endoscopy Bristol is set to deliver a live demonstration of a transnasal endoscopy procedure in early November 2011. The procedure, allows for a more comfortable, sedation free endoscopy experience. The demonstration will be carried out in front of a number of local GPs so that they are aware of the procedure and its benefits, […]