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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

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
(Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
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