Devon Gut Clinic on BBC Radio
Dr Alan Desmond recently appeared on BBC Radio Devon’s Kerry White Show to discuss the importance of good digestive health. The interview covered a number of key topics including: the importance of speaking to family or to your GP if you have new or worrying digestive symptoms, dietary changes that can promote comfortable digestion, the Eat Well Guide, low lactose eating and the pro’s and cons of using a low FODMAP diet to treat IBS. Dr. Desmond also discussed the symptoms of coeliac disease and Crohn’s disease. Kerry went on to talk about her own personal experience of being diagnosed with gallstones and having surgery to remove her gallbladder at Mount Stuart Hospital.
You can listen to the full interview here (Dr Desmond appears from 1 hour 26 minutes into the recording).