Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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IBS Medications [Plus Future & Alternative Treatments]

There are several methods of treating IBS, including IBS medication. What is IBS? Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder of the large intestine. Don’t get it confused with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The symptoms of IBS are: Abdominal pain Bloating Cramping Excess gas Blood in stool Fatigue Depression and anxiety Diarrhea or constipation According…

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11 Natural Remedies for IBS [Backed by Science]

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a chronic disorder that affects the digestive system. Signs and symptoms of IBS include cramping, abdominal pain, stool irregularities, bloating, flatulence, and diarrhea or constipation.  Living with IBS can be frustrating — the side effects on your everyday life are significant. IBS can be caused by a vast number of…

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13 Common IBS Symptoms in Females

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is an intestinal disorder that affects up to 11% of the global population. Among IBS sufferers, only about 30% seek treatment from a physician for their IBS, particularly if those symptoms present alongside other conditions.  Done letting your gut issues rule your life? Join PrimeHealth’s Gut Health Group Visits and find lasting relief…

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How Probiotics For IBS Can Fight Digestive Problems

Probiotics can effectively treat the symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) unless you also suffer from small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO). If you have SIBO, probiotics may worsen your digestive discomfort. If you test negative for SIBO, probiotics are an excellent treatment option for IBS. Probiotics (or “good bacteria”) repopulate the colonies of beneficial bacteria…

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How is IBS Diagnosed

Irritable bowel syndrome (also called IBS) is a common gastrointestinal disorder that impacts the large intestine, whose common symptoms include abdominal discomfort, abdominal bloating, and abnormal bowel habits. How do you know you have IBS? Rome criteria dictate, in order to diagnose IBS, a patient has to exhibit recurring abdominal pain for six or more…

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SIBO Test: What To Expect, How To Prepare & Next Steps

Small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is a complex disorder of the digestive system that may have many different root causes, making it difficult to diagnose and treat. The primary diagnostic test for SIBO is a non-invasive hydrogen breath test. SIBO affects millions of people, many of whom are unaware of the disorder. Living with SIBO…

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SIBO: Causes, Symptoms, Treatment, Diet, and Prevention

Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) is more prevalent than experts previously believed. Some estimate that SIBO could affect up to 15% of healthy people without them even knowing it. Living with SIBO decreases your quality of life. SIBO may be caused by irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), hypothyroidism, or a whole host of other medical conditions. …

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How to Cure IBS Permanently in 5 Steps

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder of the large intestine. IBS causes stomach pain and irregular bowel movements. Many experts consider IBS to be “incurable”. But here at PrimeHealth, we personally walk with and help patients reverse their IBS permanently. Done letting your gut issues rule your life? Join PrimeHealth’s Gut Health Group Visits and…

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