New Book On Managing IBS Symptoms

I receive monthly newsletters from Sophie Lee at IBS Tales and she wrote this month about a new book she reviewed called 50 Things You Can Do Today to Manage IBS.  I haven't personally read this book … [Read more...]

Doc Says Sexual Abuse Leads to Chronic Illness

I was reading another article where a physician claims that sexual abuse can lead to chronic illness, Fibromyalgia, chronic pain, IBS, and cancer.  Dr. Larry Bergstrom, MD, Director of the Integrative … [Read more...]

ME/CFS, Fibromyalgia & IBS Around the Web

CFS, fibromyalgia support available There is a local weekly discussion group for those living with fibromyalgia and/or chronic fatigue syndrome. The next meeting is scheduled from 1 to 2:30 p.m. … [Read more...]

Fibromyalgia & IBS News Around the Web

Fibromyalgia: Polymyalgia rheumatica, fibromyalgia are different One day, Mr. Black, a 60-year-old healthy man, suddenly experienced severe aching, stiffness and pain in his shoulders, arms, … [Read more...]

Interstitial Cystitis & IBS Around the Web

Interstitial Cystitis: Urologist And Allergist Explore Link Between Allergies And Interstitial Cystitis Allergy testing and treatment may offer a new therapeutic option for many patients with … [Read more...]

Fibromyalgia & IBS Around the Web

Fibromyalgia Prevalence of fibromyalgia in low socioeconomic status population The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of fibromyalgia, as well as to assess the major symptoms of … [Read more...]

IBS Around the Web

Calculate the right speed for digestion Do you know how long your transit time is? The question is not how long it takes you to commute to work, but how long it takes food to travel through your … [Read more...]

IBS Around the Web

Focus on irritable bowel syndrome IT IS estimated that one in six people in the UK are affected by irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) a long-term condition that causes recurring pain in the abdomen … [Read more...]

IBS Around the Web

Going Gluten Free?: The Critical Test Everyone Needs To Have BEFORE They Try The Latest Celebrity Endorsed Diet Celebrity Elisabeth Hasselbeck is generating a lot of buzz about Gluten-Free living, … [Read more...]

IBS Around the Web

  Colon Cleanses:  Try or Skip? We've seen the commercials on TV, and the ads all over the Internet. Is colon cleansing something we all should be doing? Is it true that our insides are like a … [Read more...]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Around the Web

The Difference Between Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease Ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease...what's the difference? Is it really that important to know which form of IBD you have? Yes, … [Read more...]

Interstitial Cystitis & IBS Around the Web

Interstitial Cystitis: Developmental Influences On Medically Unexplained Symptoms Medically unexplained (functional) symptoms (MUS) are described as 'physical symptoms that prompt the sufferer … [Read more...]

Interstitial Cystitis & IBS Around the Web

Interstitial Cystitis: Decreased Viral Load And Symptoms Of Polyomavirus-Associated Chronic Interstitial Cystitis After Intravesical Cidofovir Treatment The role of reactivation of latent … [Read more...]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Around the Web

Yield of Diagnostic Tests for Celiac Disease in Individuals With Symptoms Suggestive of Irritable Bowel Syndrome Individuals with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) report abdominal pain, bloating, and … [Read more...]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome Around the Web

Have You Checked Out Your Doctor Online? Sites that review doctors seem to be springing up all over the Internet. Some are free, but many will cost you a fee if you want to take a peek at what … [Read more...]