Gastroenterology is the study of the normal function and diseases of the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon and rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, bile ducts and liver. It involves a detailed understanding of the normal action (physiology) of the gastrointestinal organs including the movement of material through the stomach and intestine (motility), the digestion and absorption of nutrients into the body, removal of waste from the system, and the function of the liver as a digestive organ. Droguerie Phenicia focuses on common and important conditions such as gastroesophageal reflux (heartburn), peptic ulcer disease, colitis, Gastroenteritis, nutritional problems, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), and Diverticular disease. In essence, all normal activity and disease of the digestive organs is part of the study of Gastroenterology.