Turkey with all the trimmings, roast potatoes, Christmas pudding, brandy butter, a glass or two of Chardonnay…yum! This festive period is much awaited! However, do you know it can have a negative effect too? Eating and drinking everything in an uncontrollable amount can leave us reaching for the antacid faster than you can realise! Then,…Details
Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas and it is a potentially serious condition.
The pancreas is the organ responsible for producing enzymes that support the digestive process and hormones to regulate the way the body processes sugar. Pancreatitis can develop suddenly and last for a few days (acute pancreatitis) or it can last for many months or years (chronic pancreatitis). In severe cases, the condition may cause life-threatening complications.