The digestive system turns food into nutrients that are absorbed by the body and removes waste. The mouth, oesophagus, stomach, small and large intestine, rectum and anus are involved.
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The pancreas helps to digest food, particularly protein.
Diabetes and the build-up of glucose (sugar) in the blood can cause serious complications if left untreated.
Type 1 diabetes can affect anyone of any age, but is more common in people under 30 years.
Discover the facts about organ and tissue donation, decide about becoming a donor and discuss your decision with the people close to you.
The causes of pancreatic cancer are unknown but smokers are at greater risk.
Pancreatitis is inflammation of the pancreas, which can be either acute or chronic