IBS

IBS vs IBD: What’s the Difference?

IBS vs IBD: What’s the Difference? Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) are chronic conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract (also known as the GI tract, intestinal tract, or digestive tract). The GI tract is made up of hollow organs that stretch all the way from the mouth to the anus; it […]

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Do I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)?

Do I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)? Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) describes an array of symptoms that affect the gastrointestinal tract (also known as the GI tract, intestinal tract, or digestive tract) that range from bloating and abdominal cramps to diarrhea and constipation. The GI tract is made up of hollow organs that stretch all […]

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IBS Signs and Symptoms

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Signs and Symptoms: When to Contact a Doctor Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a chronic functional disorder that affects the large intestine. It is associated with changes in motility (diarrhea or constipation, or both), gas, bloating, and abdominal pain. IBS can present very differently from one person to another. For some, IBS […]

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Home Remedies for IBS

Home Remedies for IBS Irritable bowel syndrome is a chronic gastrointestinal condition that is characterized by abdominal pain and changes in motility. There is no known cure for irritable bowel syndrome. Therefore, rather than treatment that will resolve the disease, it is up to patients to find the right combination of symptom management. Read on […]

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Foods to Avoid and Eat

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Foods to Avoid and Eat American social culture often revolves around eating and drinking: dinner parties, happy hours, team lunches, catered networking events, and so on. Sufferers of irritable bowel syndrome not only have to deal with the unpleasant, uncomfortable symptoms of the disorder, we also must contend with the potential […]

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