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Fixing gut health problems safely and effectively
(Natural News) According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), roughly three million Americans currently suffer from irritable bowel disease, or IBD. Unfortunately, many of these people are not told that gut health problems can compromise immune function and set the stage for life-threatening conditions like, cancer and autoimmune disease. Shocking, but... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Outpost Medicine Appoints Scott Byrd as Chief Executive Officer and Raises $20 Million in Series A Financing Extension
New Investor Takeda Ventures Joins Syndicate; Proceeds to Fund Lead Clinical Stage Program for the Treatment of Overactive Bladder and Irritable Bowel Syndrome INDIANAPOLIS and LONDON, Nov. 15, 2017 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Outpost ... Biopharmaceuticals, Venture Capital, Personnel Outpost Medicine, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Overactive Bladder (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 15, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Shocking medical incompetence: Doctors are misdiagnosing bowel cancer as gynecological; pushing chemo for severe skin conditions
(Natural News) Doctors and other primary care providers in Britain are increasingly diagnosing bowel cancer late in women after overlooking their symptoms and possibly confusing them with gynecological conditions or irritable bowel syndrome, the latter of which is mostly just generalized abdominal pain. As reported by the UK’s Daily Mail, researchers are warning that an... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hypnotherapy for IBS Looks Convincing in Randomized Trials Hypnotherapy for IBS Looks Convincing in Randomized Trials
Hypnosis seems to be an effective and cost-effective way to relieve pain and discomfort in patients with irritable bowel syndrome, two research teams report.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Is your gut microbiome the key to health and happiness?
Research suggests the vast ecosystem of organisms that lives in our digestive systems might be as complex and influential as our genes in everything from mental health to athleticism and obesity. But is ‘poop doping’ really the way ahead?John Cryan was originally trained as a neuroscientist to focus on everything from the neck upwards. But eight years ago, an investigation into irritable bowel syndrome drew his gaze towards the gut. Like people with depression, those with IBS often report having experienced early-life trauma, so in 2009, Cryan and his colleagues set about traumatising rat pups by separating the...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 6, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Amy Fleming Tags: Health & wellbeing Mental health Microbiology Obesity Science Life and style Source Type: news

Fecal Transplantation Might Help IBS Symptoms (FREE)
By Kelly Young Edited by Susan Sadoughi, MD Fecal microbiota transplantation may improve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a study in the Lancet Gastroenterology and Hepatology.Roughly 90 patients with moderate-to-severe, diarrhea-predominant IBS and … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - November 2, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Individualized diets may help ease irritable bowel syndrome
(Reuters Health) - People struggling with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) might do better on an individualized diet, a recent study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Book Review: The Body Remembers, Volume Two
Years ago, a friend of mine told me about a case that still haunted him. It involved a little girl who had been sexually abused whose parents felt she should tell all on the witness stand so that she could recover. When her testimony began, she started screaming and could not stop. Often people come to therapy thinking they must relive the trauma in order to come to grips with it, and want to begin telling the story in detail almost as soon as they sit down. As Babette Rothschild points out in The Body Remembers, Volume Two, when clients do that, they can become overwhelmed and re-traumatized and u...
Source: Psych Central - October 24, 2017 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Stan Rockwell, PsyD Tags: Abuse Book Reviews Domestic Violence Psychotherapy PTSD Trauma Treatment Source Type: news

Medical News Today: All you need to know about the low FODMAP diet
We look at the low FODMAP diet. Find out what it is, what kind of foods you can eat, and what the benefits are for people with irritable bowels. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - October 17, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Ardelyx's constipation drug succeeds in late-stage trial
(Reuters) - Ardelyx Inc said on Wednesday a second late-stage trial of its experimental drug for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) met the main goal of reducing abdominal pain and increasing bowel movement. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

IBS diet news: Food might NOT be main cause of symptoms
IBS - or irritable bowel syndrome - triggers symptoms including bloating and diarrhoea. While diet is thought to be a key cause, stress may be a bigger factor. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - October 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

That sweating, trembling feeling: 10 strategies to cope with your shyness | Sian Prior
Social anxiety can manifest itself mentally and physically. Here are ways you can learn to manage itAccording to British singer-songwriter Morrissey, “shyness is nice”. When it leaves you feeling breathless, voiceless and even friendless, though, it can be anything but nice.Shyness often manifests as social anxiety, and as Morrissey sings in his song Ask Me, it can stop you from doing the things you want to do in your life.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - October 8, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Sian Prior Tags: Anxiety Society Health Mental health Psychology Irritable bowel syndrome Australia news Source Type: news

Lauren is researching the impact bowel conditions like Irritable Bowel Syndrome can have
Lauren is mapping the toilets in her town with fellow IBS sufferers to see what impact bowel conditions like Irritable Bowel Syndrome can have (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - October 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

RedHill Biopharma's bowel syndrome drug data fails to impress investors
(Reuters) - RedHill Biopharma Ltd said on Tuesday its drug to treat diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome met the main goal in a mid-stage study, but the positive data failed to impress investors, sending its U.S.-listed shares lower. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

RedHill Biopharma's bowel syndrome drug study meets main goal
(Reuters) - RedHill Biopharma Ltd said on Tuesday its drug to treat diarrhea-predominant irritable bowel syndrome (IBS-D) met the main goal in a mid-stage study, with patients showing improvement in stool consistency. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

RedHill Biopharma's bowel syndrome drug succeeds in mid-stage study
(Reuters) - RedHill Biopharma Ltd said on Tuesday its drug to treat irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea met the main goal in a mid-stage study. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - October 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Coping with irritable bowel syndrome
If you struggle with the symptoms that result from irritable bowel syndrome, we have some top tips to help you manage your symptoms and reduce discomfort. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - September 26, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

IBS symptoms aggravated by THESE foods – cutting them from diet could decrease pain
IBS - or irritable bowel syndrome - can trigger pain and symptoms such as bloating, stomach cramps and diarrhoea. But changing your diet by avoiding certain ‘healthy’ foods could help. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptoms, Diet, Treatment, and Test
Title: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptoms, Diet, Treatment, and TestCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/25/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/22/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 22, 2017 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Individualized diets for irritable bowel syndrome better than placebo
Patients with irritable bowel syndrome who follow individualized diets based on food sensitivity testing experience fewer symptoms, say Yale researchers. (Source: Yale Science and Health News)
Source: Yale Science and Health News - September 20, 2017 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Is a Low-FODMAP Diet the Next Big Thing? Is a Low-FODMAP Diet the Next Big Thing?
Dr William Balistreri surveys the latest data on this dietary invention's efficacy in irritable bowel syndrome.Medscape Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - September 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Commentary Source Type: news

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Quiz: Test Your Medical IQ
Title: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Quiz: Test Your Medical IQCategory: MedicineNet QuizCreated: 10/12/2015 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/19/2017 7:30:12 PM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 19, 2017 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Gut health: How often YOU should go to the loo and laxative advice revealed
CONSTIPATION, irritable bowel syndrome and diarrhoea are common health complaints, doctors have revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Lady Gaga chronic illness: What is singer’s fibromyalgia condition?
LADY Gaga this week revealed she suffers from fibromyalgia - a condition with symptoms that include pain, fatigue and irritable bowel syndrome. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - September 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating? How YOU can recognise signs of ill health from your gut
BLOATING, irritable bowel syndrome, diarrhoea and food intolerance are some of the major complaints people have relating to their gut. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gut health: How YOU can recognise signs of ill health from your stomach
BLOATING, irritable bowel syndrome, diarrhoea and food intolerance are some of the major complaints people have relating to their gut. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS warning: Bloating and stomach pain could actually be too much of THIS
IBS - or irritable bowel syndrome - is a common digestive condition causing stomach pain and bloating. However, symptoms could actually be triggered by an overgrowth of a yeast called candida. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS cure? Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms could be cured with THIS diet
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - affects around one in five people in the UK, causing abdominal pains and cramping, diarrhoea, constipation and an urgent need to go to the toilet. Now experts have said a diet high in protein could ease symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms? THIS diet could help soothe IBS and gut inflammation
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - affects around one in five people in the UK, causing abdominal pains and cramping, diarrhoea, constipation and an urgent need to go to the toilet. Now experts have said a diet high in protein could ease symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - August 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating: Five foods giving you tummy discomfort
STOMACH bloating is a common digestive problem and can be triggered by health conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome or even ovarian cancer. Most commonly, however, it's down to diet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is carbonated water bad for you?
Carbonated drinks are said to increase calcium loss from the bones, cause tooth decay, and trigger irritable bowel syndrome. How true are these claims? (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Nutrition / Diet Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome breakthrough - experts reveal THIS could be causing IBS
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - affects around one in five people in the UK, causing abdominal pains and cramping, diarrhoea, constipation and an urgent need to go to the toilet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 25, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Don't ignore stomach bloating - it could be a symptom of THESE three deadly cancers
STOMACH bloating is a common digestive complaint and can be caused by a variety of conditions - down to diet or even irritable bowel syndrome. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Food poisoning warning: Ignoring symptoms could lead to THIS bowel condition
GP appointments may be hard to get, according to a third of patients - but not seeking professional help about a minor health problem, such as food poisoning, could lead to irritable bowel syndrome. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 19, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS triggers: Five things that could be causing YOUR bowel flare-up
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome is a long-term, common condition of the digestive system that affects up to a fifth of people in the UK. This is what could be causing your symptoms, which include bloating and diarrhoea. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 18, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Most Popular NEJM Group Feature This Week: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Clinical Pearls (FREE)
By the Editors Here's the most clicked-on item we featured from NEJM … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - July 14, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Your NEJM Group Today: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Clinical Pearls / Teen Concussion & Menstrual Changes / Massachusetts FM Opportunity (FREE)
By the Editors Here's what we chose for you from NEJM Group today:NEJM Resident 360: Clinical Pearls: What is the … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - July 10, 2017 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

A diagnosis of dysautonomia sheds new light on Sarah ’s pain
Sarah Fishman exudes vivaciousness and warmth. When describing her favorite activities, mainly swimming and rugby, her energy is infectious. It is hard to imagine that someone as lively as Sarah has been suffering from chronic pain her whole life. Since she was little, Sarah has struggled with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), a common intestinal disorder that causes stomach pain and colon issues. However, it wasn’t until her junior year of college that she started experiencing symptoms that were no longer recognizable. “My local gastroenterologist kept giving me treatments that weren’t doing anything,&rdqu...
Source: Thrive, Children's Hospital Boston - July 5, 2017 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Helen Santoro Tags: Our Patients’ Stories Alyssa Lebel dysautonomia headaches irritable bowel syndrome Source Type: news

EU Regulators Limit Symbioflor 2 to Irritable Bowel Syndrome EU Regulators Limit Symbioflor 2 to Irritable Bowel Syndrome
The European Medicines Agency also directed the company that markets the probiotic to conduct a study on how well it treats variants of IBS.News Alerts (Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape FamilyMedicine Headlines - June 23, 2017 Category: Primary Care Tags: Gastroenterology News Alert Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome - breakthrough as experts reveal THIS could be causing IBS
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - affects around one in five people in the UK, causing abdominal pains and cramping, diarrhoea, constipation and an urgent need to go to the toilet. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Our gut talks and sometimes argues with our brain. Now we know how.
Scientists finally have a better idea why certain meals send you running for the bathroom. The discovery provides insight into the connection between your gut and brain and may point toward new therapies for intestinal disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome. The team behind this is led by Holly Ingraham and David Julius of the University […]Related:Not quite half of American teens have had sex by 18. That’s actually low.Their daughter died of a ‘brain-eating amoeba.’ A year later, they are suing for $1 million.More U.S. counties are finding mosquitoes that can spread Zika (Source: Washingt...
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - June 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Exhausted immune cells linked to irritable bowel syndrome
(University of Adelaide) Researchers have for the first time discovered that a specific type of irritable bowel syndrome is associated with exhaustion of the immune system in patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome CURE? THIS four week diet plan could also be key to weight loss
IRRITABLE bowel syndrome - also known as IBS - which has symptoms including constipation and bloating, could be a thing of the past - after results of a new study were revealed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The new gluten free? This is why eating white rice NOT brown could be better
GLUTEN free diets have become increasingly popular in recent years thanks to claims they reduce bloating and conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome , but now experts are saying you should avoid lectins too, in the latest health trend to sweep the UK. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Here ’s how vagus nerve stimulation is getting better
A vagus nerve implant with 2 electrodes – one to apply desired stimulation going down into the body, the other to block unwanted stimulation going up to the brain. [Image from Georgia Tech/Rob Felt]Georgia Institute of Technology researchers have reported success targeting vagus nerve stimulation – providing hope for people with a host of inflammatory diseases including rheumatoid arthritis, irritable bowel syndrome and Crohn’s disease. Researchers implanted a pacemaker-like device into rats and showed that it could electrically stimulate the vagus nerve while simultaneously preventing unwanted nerve acti...
Source: Mass Device - June 8, 2017 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Danielle Kirsh Tags: Implants Research & Development Georgia Institute of Technology MedTech stimulation vagus nerve Source Type: news

Irritable bowel syndrome symptoms: THIS is why exercise could be bad for you
EXERCISE is considered to be part of a healthy lifestyle, but for some people - such as those with gut problems and conditions like irritable bowel syndrome - it could make their symptoms worse. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Traumatic Experience Can Reshape Your Microbiome
By Susie Neilson I’m not disputing the scientific soundness of the whole brain-gut connection, but it really does sound a little bit like something out of a science-fiction story. I mean, you’re telling me that the trillions of tiny organisms that live in my gut, chomping up my food for me and maintaining my digestive system, have an impact on what I think and do and say? That the content of my thoughts might be at least partially determined by the eggs I had for breakfast, or the vitamin C I haven’t consumed enough of? It boggles the mind (at least, a mind influenced by my microbiome, fueled almost excl...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - June 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How The ‘Low-FODMAP Diet’ Can Help Manage Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Laura Manning, MPH, RD, CDN Clinical Nutrition Coordinator Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Clinical Center at Mount Sinai Abdominal pain and a swollen belly, gas, constipation, or diarrhea—these symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) affect one in seven American adults. A common gastrointestinal (GI) disorder, IBS is a long-term but not life-threatening condition. Still, it can interfere with many aspects of daily life, and is one of the top reasons for missing work. There is no specific test for IBS, so gastroenterologists typically diagnose it only after testing for and ruling out all other GI problems. We do n...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - May 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Stomach bloating causes: These foods could be causing your belly to swell
STOMACH bloating has become a common gripe, but while it can be a sign of something more serious - such as irritable bowel syndrome or ovarian cancer - often it ’s harmless. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 24, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Link shown between probiotics, improved depression symptoms
A study by McMaster University is the first to identify a link between probiotics and improved symptoms of depression in patients with irritable bowel syndrome. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - May 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news