Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome, also known as IBS, can affect your daily life. Learn about IBS symptoms, how to cope with it, and more.

The IBS Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments Everyone Should Know

Is your constipation, diarrhea, or belly pain a touch of food poisoning—or something more serious? Here's how to tell if your gastrointestinal symptoms could be irritable bowel syndrome, and what to do to treat this common chronic condition.

10 Foods That Will Make Your IBS Worse

Avoiding these foods will help to ease the pain and discomfort associated with irritable bowel syndrome.


Irritable Bowel Syndrome: 9 Symptoms and Risk Factors You Need to Know

How to know when common constipation, diarrhea, gas, bloating, or abdominal pain may be a symptom of a more serious...


8 Ways to Relieve IBS Symptoms Naturally

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affects 20 percent of Americans; if you are one of them, read on.


Guess What: Your Irritable Bowel Syndrome May Actually Be Caused By Food Sensitivities

Irritable Bowel Syndrome causes misery to millions, but now scientists believe they've found a fast, effective way to get to...

The Mysterious Stomach Pain That Often Gets Mistaken for Cancer

Find out if you are one of a millions suffering from this.


Got IBS? These 5 Carbs Could Be Behind Your Symptoms

One of these types of carbohydrates might be distressing your bowel. Sue Shepherd, PhD, outlines how you can figure out...

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How to Manage Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

The Gastroenterologist. For some, IBS has an infectious origin, so treating it with antibiotics like Xifaxan that act on bacteria