Patient Resources

Gastrolab Facebook Page

Brief updates on relevant gastroenterology news for the general public.
https://www.facebook.com/gastrolabdiagnostics/

Gastroenterological Society of Australia 

GESA is the peak membership organisation for health care professionals and researchers working in gastroenterology and hepatology. Use this site to find a gastroenterologist near you. 
http://www.gesa.org.au/

The Gut Foundation

The Gut Foundation specialises in research and education relating to all aspects of gastrointestinal and digestive health, for both the public and medical practitioners. 
https://gutfoundation.com/

Verywell

Very Well Health

Get an overview of IBS, one of the most common complaints seen in primary medical care and the most common cause for referral to a gastroenterologist.

https://www.verywellhealth.com/ibs-4014702

 

Monash University Low FODMAP Diet 

Find a wide range of FODMAP resources including news, the Low FODMAP App as well as a Product and Recipe Certification Program.

https://www.monashfodmap.com

 

Dietitians Association of Australia (DAA)

DAA is the peak body for dietetic and nutrition professionals. Use this site to find an Accredited Practicing Dietitian specialising in gastrointestinal disorders near you.

https://daa.asn.au


Seeking Study Participants (July 2020)

Recruiting healthy people, people with IBS, and people with a history of eating disorders for a LaTrobe University study on “Eating Habits and Prevalence of Orthorexia in People with IBS Compared to Other Populations.”
Complete a series of online questionnaires (approx. 45mins) and an optional home saliva collection. Be in the running to WIN a $25 Coles/Myer gift voucher.
Further Information: Ph (03) 9479 5601 or E: researchlatrobe@gmail.com


More resources for you…

Coeliac Australia 
https://www.coeliac.org.au/

Crohn’s & Colitis Australia 
https://www.crohnsandcolitis.com.au/

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders 
https://iffgd.org/

The National Public Toilet Map 
https://toiletmap.gov.au/

IBS Impact 
http://www.ibsimpact.com/

Know Pathology
http://knowpathology.com.au/