Thanks to Tim Ward we are very pleased to now have a Research News webpage, which will be updated every couple of months with a new ‘edition’. All feedback welcome and suggestions for inclusion  – please send to

We have also just heard that PRDA Medical Advisory Panel member, Dr Shameer Mehta, has co-authored an article* on experience in his PRD clinic at University College Hospital London, which states that PRD patients are “often overlooked, compared with those suffering many other chronic GI disorders”. [*abstract free to view; full text is paywalled]