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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

Medical News Today: Could vitamin D supplements treat IBS?
A review of existing research indicates that vitamin D supplements could help to ease symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, such as abdominal pain. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Plecanatide Gets FDA Nod for IBS With Constipation in Adults Plecanatide Gets FDA Nod for IBS With Constipation in Adults
Plecanatide, already approved for chronic idiopathic constipation in adults, gets FDA approval for treatment of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with constipation in adults.News Alerts (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 26, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Alert Source Type: news

Vitamin D could be new irritable bowel syndrome treatment
A study, published in theEuropean Journal of Clinical Nutrition, reports a high prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among IBS patients, and suggests that supplements may improve their symptoms.iNews (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - January 25, 2018 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

Vitamin D supplements ‘could ease painful IBS symptoms’
Taking vitamin D supplements could help to ease the painful symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), according to a new study by UK researchers. (Source: Nursing Times)
Source: Nursing Times - January 25, 2018 Category: Nursing Source Type: news

Synergy Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Trulance (plecanatide) for the Treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Constipation (IBS-C) in Adults
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE) January 25, 2018 -- Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Trulance (plecanatide) 3 mg tablet for the once-daily treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with... (Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals)
Source: Drugs.com - New Drug Approvals - January 25, 2018 Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Best teas to drink for IBS
In this article, learn about teas for relieving the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, including ginger, turmeric, peppermint, and chamomile. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 23, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Complementary Medicine / Alternative Medicine Source Type: news

Ovarian Cancer vs IBS Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ovarian Cancer vs. IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) Symptoms and Signs (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - January 22, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Turmeric for IBS: Does it work?
We look at the claims that turmeric can help symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), discuss how it may be used, and if there are risks. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Colon Cancer vs IBS (Irritable Bowel) Symptoms
Colon Cancer vs. IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) Symptoms and Signs (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - January 18, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

At-Home Cognitive Therapy Relieves IBS Symptoms At-Home Cognitive Therapy Relieves IBS Symptoms
Self-administered cognitive behavioral therapy is as effective as help administered in a clinical setting to ease symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - January 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

New Therapies in IBS: What Works and When New Therapies in IBS: What Works and When
This review examines the evidence supporting both traditional and recently developed therapies for irritable bowel syndrome. What should be first-line therapy?Current Opinion in Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 15, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Pill-size sensor sniffs out gases that pass through your gut
New technology may one day help doctors diagnose conditions such as lactose intolerance and irritable bowel syndrome (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - January 9, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Remote healing of bipolar disorder, eating disorder not otherwise specified, posttraumatic stress disorder, fibromyalgia, and irritable bowel syndrome through lifestyle change - Brogan K.
This case report illustrates the relationship between gut, hormonal, and brain function in that dietary change, mindfulness interventions, and detoxification led to resolution of disabling psychiatric symptoms. In this case, a single Caucasian female resol... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 9, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gas-sniffing pill that transmits from the gut passes first human trials
Scientists from Australia ’s RMIT University reveal promising results from human trials of swallowable capsule that transmits data to a mobile phoneAn electronic gas-detecting pill could help in diagnosing gastrointestinal ailments, including irritable bowel syndrome.Scientists from Melbourne ’s RMIT University first unveiled their swallowable capsule early in 2015 in the hope it would it would help doctors work out what foods were problematic for their patients by detecting and measuring intestinal gases produced by gut bacteria.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 8, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press Tags: Health Australia news Cancer research Medical research Science World news Society Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Is Aloe vera juice good for IBS?
In this article, learn about whether Aloe vera juice can be used to reduce the symptoms of IBS, as well as if it causes adverse side effects. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - January 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Homemade Yogurt Resolves Irritable Bowel Symptoms
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Source: eMedicineHealth.com - December 8, 2017 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Homemade Yogurt Resolves Irritable Bowel Symptoms Homemade Yogurt Resolves Irritable Bowel Symptoms
Most patients achieved a complete resolution of symptoms after eating the inexpensive easy-to-make yogurt daily for 6 months.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 7, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Case series: treating cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome with capsaicin cream
3 out of 5 stars Resolution of cannabis hyperemesis syndrome with topical capsaicin in the emergency department: a case series. Dezieck L et al. Clin Toxicol 2017 Sep;55:908-913. Abstract  Cannabis hyperemesis syndrome (CHS) is a form of cyclic vomiting characterized by: chronic marijuana use recurrent vomiting, and lack of alternate explanation for symptoms A striking feature is that although CHS-induced nausea and vomiting are frequently resistant to standard antiemetics such as ondansetron, patients often report that very hot showers or baths relieve their symptoms. Several years ago, Jeff Lapoint ...
Source: The Poison Review - December 5, 2017 Category: Toxicology Authors: Leon Gussow Tags: Medical cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome capsaicin treatment TRPV1 receptor Source Type: news

IBS symptoms? THIS may be the real cause of your watery diarrhoea
IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME symptoms may actually be caused by another condition, known as bile acid diarrhoea. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - December 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: IBS: Five facts you need to know
Irritable bowel syndrome affects over a tenth of the population globally, but many go undiagnosed. Nobody knows what causes it, however. Find out more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 29, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome Source Type: news

Mothers' antibiotics give newborns irritable bowel disease
A pregnant mother's antibiotic use may damage the gut microbiome she passes to her baby, putting the child at risk of irritable bowel disease, according to a new New York University study. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 27, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms reduced by eating THIS 9p vegetable - added fibre the KEY to diet cure
IBS symptoms include diarrhoea and constipation, but they could be reduced by changing the amount of fibre in patients ’ diet. Carrots could be the key to reducing Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

IBS symptoms could be reduced by eating more of THIS 9p vegetable
IBS symptoms include diarrhoea and constipation, but they could be reduced by changing the amount of fibre in patients ’ diet. Carrots could be the key to reducing Irritable Bowel Syndrome symptoms. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - November 23, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS Efficacy of Individualized Diets in Patients With IBS
Can a leucocyte activation test be used to develop an individualized diet that would alleviate symptoms in patients with irritable bowel syndrome?BMJ Open Gastroenterology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 22, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

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