Cancer – stomach

Risk factors: Helicobacter pylori infection, pernicious anaemia, lack of hydrochloric acid, high fat diet, diet high in smoked, salted or pickled foods, tobacco and alcohol use, chronic gastritis and stomach polyps.

Symptoms: Symptoms present in the late stage of the disease and include indigestion, stomach pain, bloating, vomiting after eating, vomiting blood (haemoptysis), black stools, anaemia, fatigue and unintentional weight loss.

The WellBeing Team

The WellBeing Team

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