Early detection of liver-related complications and hepatic diseases in patients who are pregnant leads to reduced risks and improved outcomes for both mother and child, according to a presentation at the American College of Gastroenterology Annual Meeting.
It is the world’s deadliest infectious disease, killing almost two million people a year — more than HIV and malaria combined — but the fight against tuberculosis (TB) is still severely underfunded and neglected by politicians and decision-makers, experts warn.
Stomach cancer symptoms can be vague and easily mistaken for other less serious conditions. But it’s important to recognize all the signs as the disease is often advanced by the time of diagnosis. There are four early symptoms of this type of cancer.