Yoshiharu Uno, MD, PhD, is an experienced instructor at Hirosaki University, Japan, and the chief-editor of Office Uno Column. He has been awarded five prizes by academic societies in both Japan and the USA societies, and has published more than 100 articles in Japanese and English. Mami Nakamura, BPharm, MPharm, obtained her Pharmacy degree from Aichi Gakuin University, Japan, while also working in community pharmacies. She now works in Australia as a registered pharmacist. Her interests include studying alternative medicine, supporting patients with IBS, and teaching Japanese.