IBS – Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a GI disorder that causes abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, and diarrhea. You can better manage symptoms and choose treatments if you learn more about IBS.

Dried Fruit and IBS

Does Dried Fruit Help IBS at All?

When you’re dealing with IBS, you know that there are some things that you can do in order to make it easier on your body? You can avoid a number of foods and triggers that will make it harder for you to function and feel good. You can also put […]

Difference between IBD and IBS

Difference between IBD and IBS

Many people believe that inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, is the same thing as irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS. However, this is not true at all. The truth is that inflammatory bowel disease, which includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis is much different than irritable bowel syndrome. IBS does not […]

crohns disease vs ibs

Differences between Crohn’s Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Both Crohn’s disease and irritable bowel syndrome are ailments of the gastrointestinal tract. Many times, since the two share many of the same symptoms, they are confused as the same disease. However, there are some very important differences between the two. Definitions Crohn’s disease is a condition that is progressive […]

Recognize the Symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Recognizing and Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome, also referred to as IBS, is a very common disorder affecting the large intestine, or colon. Individuals with IBS often experience abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, cramping, diarrhea, and gas. This is a chronic condition that will require long-term treatment to manage. You should know that though the […]