A new daily food supplement, which has been shown to help tackle digestive problems such as IBS (irritable bowel syndrome), bloating and gas, has become available for the first time in Ireland.
Some 30 per cent of people are believed to be affected by digestive discomfort and the problem most affects women between the ages of 25 and 55. Research has shown severe and long term digestive problems are responsible for a significant number of absences from work – in some cases up to 21 days a year.
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Heart disease is still one of the biggest killers in Ireland and is responsible for almost one-third of all deaths in Mayo, according to the Irish Heart Foundation.
However, the number of lives lost to heart disease and stroke in Ireland has fallen dramatically over the last 25 years, from 16,000 deaths annually to 9,300.