Articles about irritable bowel syndrome.
Is it time to take the ‘low’ out of FODMAPs?
The low FODMAP diet is an evidenced based dietary treatment for the symptom management of functional gastrointestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome.Learn more
Diarrhoea & irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
For many people living with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), diarrhoea is an unwanted side effect. IBS that causes diarrhoea is often called IBS-D. If you have IBS-D, you...Learn more
What does your poo say about your health?
Poo isnt something we talk about openly and for many it is a bit of a taboo subject. Did you know the average person generates about five TONS of poo in his or her lifet...Learn more
Constipation associated with irritable bowel syndrome
Constipation for many can be a symptom of living with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Constipation often brings with it cramp-like abdominal pain which can range from mil...Learn more
Hay Fever Medication May Reduce IBS Symptoms
A new study has identified the cause of abdominal pain in patients with IBS. As a result of that insight, the researchers were able to make another breakthrough: that tak...Learn more
Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) & Diet
Diet plays a key role in the treatment and management of IBS. However, there is no simple solution. A diet that suits one person affected by IBS may not necessarily suit ...Learn more
Of all the illnesses that affect the gut, the Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is one of the most common. It is a major source of mental and physical ill health that affect...Learn more
IBS and Probiotics (friendly bacteria)
Your digestive system (sometimes called the digestive tract) contains trillions of the friendly or 'good' bacteria (known as gut flora) that contribute to good health. ...Learn more
New kings college research reveals that unique "live" liquid bacteria could eliminate ...
Newly published research suggests that a unique liquid made with live and activated bacteria could provide a breakthrough for the millions of Britons whose lives are bl...Learn more
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Stress & Anxiety
Many people with IBS report that they are affected by stress and anxiety, which can be a trigger for some of the symptoms of IBS, while others say that stress and anxiety...Learn more
Group hypnotherapy provides long-term benefits to patients with IBS
Gut-directed hypnotherapy in individual sessions has been shown in many studies to be an effective treatment for IBS.Learn more
Novel IBS treatment is explored through social media
Experts from the University of Sheffield are using the power of social media to explore Vitamin D3 as a novel treatment to alleviate the devastating effects of irritable ...Learn more
- Critical new report uncovers the true burden of constipation in the over 65s across Europe by Norgine
- A dietary survey of patients with irritable bowel syndrome by National Centre for Biotechnology Information
- Get the good gut feeling - acupuncture & IBS by British Acupuncture Council
- IFFGD looks at irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and progress to improve treatment for returning military by International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
- Nobody talks about irritable bowel syndrome by Dr Chris Steele
- Large proportion of IBS patients are vitamin D deficient by University of Sheffield