It ’s Not Yet Clear How to Boost the Microbiome. But Diet Is the Best Bet
The gut microbiome—the billions of bacteria that live inside the human digestive tract—is the focus of some of today’s most exciting and compelling medical research. Studies have linked microbiome-related imbalances to health conditions ranging from depression and Parkinson’s disease to heart disease. Some researchers have even started referring to the microbiome as a “forgotten organ” because of the indispensable role it plays in human health. It’s fairly clear that the foods a person eats—or doesn’t eat—can affect the composition of his or her microbiome. Resear...
Source: TIME: Health - August 8, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Markham Heid Tags: Uncategorized healthytime Research Source Type: news

IBS symptoms - why you should be eating more INSECTS to avoid stomach pain
IBS symptoms include bloating, diarrhoea, constipation and stomach pain. Patients could lower the risk of painful irritable bowel syndrome signs by adding these insects to their diet, scientists have claimed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Best supplements for stomach pain: 30p a day capsules could relieve constipation
SUPPLEMENTS could be used to prevent some stomach pain conditions, including the symptoms of constipation, bloating and Irritable Bowel Syndrome . Adding these cheap capsules to your diet every day could lower the risk of the painful signs. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

One in 10 IBS with diarrhoea patients wish they were dead when their condition is bad
(SAGE) New research, published in the UEG Journal, assessed the burden associated with irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhoea by surveying 513 patients and 679 healthcare professionals. A quarter of patients reported that IBS stops them from enjoying life and 11 percent agreed with the statement; 'when my IBS is bad, I wish I was dead'. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - August 6, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Little Evidence Exclusion Diets Reduce IBS Symptoms Little Evidence Exclusion Diets Reduce IBS Symptoms
There is too little data to recommend a gluten-free diet (GFD) for reducing symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a new systematic review.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - August 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: This change in your faeces could indicate the painful condition
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome symptoms could be triggered by diet, eating too quickly or too slowly, stress or having oversensitive gut nerves. When the condition appears, IBS causes discomfort and pain to sufferers. Watch out for this change in your toilet which could indicate the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms: This change in your faeces could indicate the condition
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome symptoms could be triggered by diet, eating too quickly or too slowly, stress or having oversensitive gut nerves. When the condition appears, IBS causes discomfort and pain to sufferers. Watch out for this change in your toilet which could indicate the condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 31, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How to relieve bloating fast: Cooking with this oil can help achieve a flatter stomach
HOW TO relieve bloating fast: stomach bloating is often caused by certain foods, such as fizzy drinks, but it can also be a symptom of common digestive disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome . A specific diet has been found to help with this, and health experts recommend using particular oils when cooking if you want to achieve a flatter stomach. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ovarian cancer symptoms: Five common warning signs you might have the condition
OVARIAN cancer symptoms and signs can be mis-diagnosed as signals of a less serious condition, such as irritable bowel syndrome and pre-menstrual syndrome. Watch out for these five warning signs of the cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Health Problems Associated With Irritable Bowel Syndrome Health Problems Associated With Irritable Bowel Syndrome
What other health issues are typically associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? When are they typically diagnosed relative to IBS?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Review of Treatment Options Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A Review of Treatment Options
This article summarizes the latest in nonpharmacologic treatment options and drug therapy for irritable bowel syndrome. What should be the initial approach to management?U.S. Pharmacist (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Pharmacist Journal Article Source Type: news

Vitamin D eases mind AND body: Study finds a daily dose can relieve symptoms of IBS and accompanying anxiety
(Natural News) Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common, chronic disorder of the large intestine that affects 10 to 15 percent of the world’s population. Currently, there is no known cure for IBS, so treatments usually focus on relieving the symptoms. Managing this condition typically entails studying one’s dietary habits, taking over-the-counter medication, and reducing... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - June 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What does it mean if you have a high C-reactive protein?
Doctors can use a C-reactive protein (CRP) test to check the levels of this protein. Many conditions can elevate CRP levels, including rheumatic arthritis and irritable bowel syndrome. Symptoms of high CRP levels include chills and pain. Treatment depends on the underlying cause. Learn more about the CRP test here. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - June 14, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Devices / Diagnostics Source Type: news

Early source of irritable bowel syndrome discovered
(Michigan State University) Michigan State University scientists have identified an early cause of intestinal inflammation, one of the first stages of inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome, which afflict around 11 percent of the world's population. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Tegaserod (Zelnorm)...New Drug for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Title: Tegaserod (Zelnorm)...New Drug for Irritable Bowel SyndromeCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 10/14/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - June 13, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Rifaximin (Xifaxan) for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Treatment
Title: Rifaximin (Xifaxan) for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) TreatmentCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 1/18/2011 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:08 PM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - June 13, 2018 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

IBS symptoms - best foods to prevent bloating and constipation pain
IBS symptoms include bloating, constipation pain and diarrhoea. You can lower your risk of Irritable Bowel Syndrome flare-up signs by adding more of these foods to your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS Can Be Diagnosed by Listening to Bowel Sounds IBS Can Be Diagnosed by Listening to Bowel Sounds
A noninvasive technique, in which artificial intelligence is used to record and distinguish bowel sounds, can be used to diagnose irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Your Tummy Rumblings Might Help Diagnose Bowel Disorder
TUESDAY, June 5, 2018 -- A belt that wraps around your stomach and listens for the telltale sounds of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) may make it easier to spot the notoriously elusive disease. " IBS is difficult to diagnose because it affects the... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 5, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

DDW: Bowel Sounds May Identify Irritable Bowel Syndrome
TUESDAY, June 5, 2018 -- A noninvasive method for diagnosing irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), based on use of bowel sounds, has high sensitivity and specificity, according to a study presented at the 2018 Digestive Disease Week, held from June 2 to 5... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 5, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Cedars-Sinai research identifies gut gas linked to diarrhea
(Cedars-Sinai Medical Center) Cedars-Sinai investigators have for the first time identified a gas produced in gut that could improve the diagnosis and treatment of patients with two common intestinal illnesses -- small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms: Try these five tips to relieve stomach pain
IBS symptoms, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome, include pain and cramping, diarrhoea and constipation. You can reduce the signs by trying these five diet tips. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Updated guidance to help GPs easily diagnose serious bowel conditions
The difficulty in distinguishing between Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) can have a significant impact on individual wellbeing and health outcomes. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - May 23, 2018 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What causes abdominal bloating?
There are many causes of abdominal bloating, including fluid retention, irritable bowel syndrome, food intolerance, and infection. For most people, the cause of bloating may be fairly harmless and can be treated with simple home remedies. Here, we look at the causes of bloating, what to do, and when to see a doctor. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - May 21, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: GastroIntestinal / Gastroenterology Source Type: news

PCORI Board approves research to promote partnerships between PCORnet, other organizations
(Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute) The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors approved more than $20 million for studies that will use PCORnet to test ways to improve care for people with arthritis, blood pressure, depression and irritable bowel disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - May 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The 5 tell-tale symptoms of IBS and the natural fixes
A staggering one in five Britons suffer regularly with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and the diarrhoea, consultation, cramping and bloating that come with it, according to recent estimates. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS bloating pain - 78p oil could relieve constipation symptoms reveals Dr Dawn Harper
IBS symptoms include bloating, constipation and stomach pain. But, you could relieve painful signs of irritable bowel syndrome and abdominal ache by using this cheap essential oil, revealed Dr Dawn Harper. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

FDA Grants Fast Track Designation for OrphoMed's ORP-101 for Treatment of IBS-D
SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2018 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- OrphoMed, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing first-in-class dimer therapeutics, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has grante... Biopharmaceuticals, Gastroenterology, FDA OrphoMed, dimer therapeutic, irritable bowel syndrome (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - April 25, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

IBD sufferers are 30% more likely to develop Parkinson's
Inflammation is thought to underlie both irritable bowel disease and Parkinson's disease, and new research from Mount Sinai hospital suggests treating IBD could lower Parkinson's risks by 80%. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS sufferers are 30% more likely to develop Parkinson's
Inflammation is thought to underlie both irritable bowel disease and Parkinson's disease, and new research from Mount Sinai hospital suggests treating IBD could lower Parkinson's risks by 80%. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS patients obtain robust, enduring relief from home-based treatment program
(University at Buffalo) In the largest federally funded non-drug clinical trial for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), patients with the most severe and persistent symptoms achieved robust and sustained relief by learning to control symptoms with minimal clinician contact. Led by University at Buffalo researchers in collaboration with colleagues at New York University and Northwestern University, the study was published online before print in Gastroenterology. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - April 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What to eat and avoid on a low-fiber diet
Fiber is an essential part of a healthful diet, but some people may benefit from eating less fiber, especially if they have irritable bowel disease (IBD) or have had a recent bowel surgery. In this article, learn which foods to eat and to avoid when on a low-fiber diet, as well as tips on how to get adequate nutrients. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - April 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Crohn's / IBD Source Type: news

Biomarkers for irritable bowel syndrome
(Technical University of Munich (TUM)) Little is still known about the exact causes of irritable bowel syndrome. An international team with significant involvement from the Technical University of Munich has provided initial clues about the organic triggers of the disease, which affects an estimated one out of six people. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 20, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: Nutritionist explains best diet to treat painful irritable bowel syndrome
IBS SYMPTOMS are constipation and diarrhoea, which cause pain and discomfort to the abdomen. The condition is common across the UK, although most don ’t seek treatment. Luckily, it is easily treated following these steps. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms - woman ‘cures’ 10-year constipation with this 40p a day supplement
IBS symptoms can include stomach pain, bloating and constipation. You could prevent irritable bowel syndrome signs with this cheap diet and food supplement. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms: How to treat irritable bowel syndrome
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome affects up to 13 million people in the UK alone. Changes to diet and lifestyle can reduce symptoms, which include stomach pain, diarrhoea, constipation and bloating. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genetic link to IBS identified in women
(Karolinska Institutet) New research coordinated by Karolinska Institutet in Sweden links certain DNA variants to increased risk of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) in women. The findings, published in the scientific journal Gastroenterology, might help explain why IBS is more common in women than in men. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - April 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Ovarian cancer - SIX signs of the deadly tumour to look out for
OVARIAN cancer symptoms can be difficult to spot, and be similar to the signs of irritable bowel syndrome. These are the six early warning symptoms to look out, including weight loss. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pain expectations: altered brain responses in people with irritable bowel syndrome
People with IBS may use brain regions involved in threat appraisal and emotion more than healthy people do when facing an uncertain threat of pain. (Source: NIDDK News)
Source: NIDDK News - March 15, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

IBS bloating symptoms: 83p a day supplements CURED woman’s 10-year chronic diarrhoea
IBS symptoms include bloating, constipation and stomach cramps. This patient cured her chronic diarrhoea from irritable bowel syndrome by taking these cheap probiotic supplements everyday. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Yoga vs a Low-FODMAP Diet in Patients With IBS Yoga vs a Low-FODMAP Diet in Patients With IBS
Might a yoga-based intervention or a low-FODMAP diet improve symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome?Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - March 6, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Diverticular Diverticulitis IBS Irritable Bowel
Diverticular Disease (Diverticulitis) vs. IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - March 1, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome - FIVE natural ways to cure IBS constipation and stomach pain
IBS symptoms symptoms include constipation, bloating and stomach pain. You can get rid of irritable bowel syndrome pain by adding these natural products to your diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What should you not eat for IBS?
A look at foods to avoid for IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome. Included is detail on alternatives for trigger foods and how to avoid foods when ordering. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 10, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Brain, Gut Both Crucial in Psychotherapy for Chronic Digestive Disorders Brain, Gut Both Crucial in Psychotherapy for Chronic Digestive Disorders
For patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), Crohn's disease and other chronic digestive diseases, attention to the brain is as important as the gut, researchers say in a February 3 online article in Gastroenterology.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Does L-glutamine work for IBS?
A look at L-glutamine for IBS. Included is detail on research into the supposed benefits of the amino acid that the body produces, and whether they help. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

IBS symptoms? This 70p ingredient could aid digestive troubles and alleviate nausea
IBS, which is short for irritable bowel syndrome, is a common condition that affects the digestive system. Symptoms can include stomach cramps, bloating, diarrhoea and constipation. But a 70p ingredient could offer relief - and these other herbs and spices could assist with a range of health concerns. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low FODMAP diet could provide relief for patients with irritable bowel syndrome
(American Chemical Society) Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a collection of ailments with common symptoms such as painful bloating and diarrhea. Symptoms can be so severe that in a 2007 survey, patients said they would give up, on average, 15 years of their lives to experience relief. An article in Chemical& Engineering News (C&EN), the weekly newsmagazine of the American Chemical Society, reports that relief could be as simple as eliminating sugary trigger foods from the diet. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 7, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Will digestive enzymes help IBS?
A look at digestive enzymes for IBS, a way of introducing proteins to the body to encourage better gut health. Included is detail on what the studies say. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 5, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What is collagenous colitis?
Collagenous colitis is a type of IBD where a thick band of collagen develops under the lining of the colon. Learn about the treatment, including diet. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - February 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news