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Can I Exercise Safely With IBS?

Posted: Jan 28 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by

If you have recently been diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS as it is more commonly known, then you are probably wondering whether this is going to have a severe impact on your everyday life. IBS is a surprisingly common disorder, with many people in Los Angeles having been diagnosed with it. Generally, as […]

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How Can I Recognize IBS Symptoms?

Posted: Jan 27 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
How Can I Recognize IBS Symptoms

Irritable bowel syndrome, most commonly referred to as IBS, is a condition that affects the functioning of the gastrointestinal system. There is often no obvious cause for the symptoms, so it is usually described as a functional disorder, rather than a disease. There are different categories of IBS, and your exact symptoms will depend on […]

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What is IBS and What Does it Mean For Me?

Posted: Jan 23 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
What Is IBS and What Does It Mean For Me

 IBS stands for irritable bowel syndrome, and it is a chronic condition that affects the gastrointestinal tract, causing a variety of symptoms that can be considerably different from one patient to another.  The severity of symptoms can also be very different between patients, and even in one patient at different times. Irritable bowel syndrome usually appears […]

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The Common Myths About IBS

Posted: Jan 22 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
Myths About IBS in Los Angeles

Irritable bowel syndrome, better known as IBS, is an extremely common disorder that is thought to affect a very large number of people in the city of Los Angeles and the surrounding areas. The actual number of cases is probably higher than those who have a confirmed diagnosis, because some people are too embarrassed to […]

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What Is The Most Current Treatment For IBS?

Posted: Jan 21 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
What is the Most Current Treatment for IBS

Irritable bowel syndrome is a condition that is characterized by bowel symptoms that can range in severity from mild to moderate. Each person who is diagnosed with it has a different experience. In essence, it is a condition that happens when the digestive system is either too rapid, or too slow, creating gas and bloating […]

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What is The Best Diet for Treatment of IBS?

Posted: Jan 20 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
What is the Best Diet for Treatment of IBS

IBS stands for irritable bowel syndrome. It is a condition that although not normally associated with serious health conditions, can cause significant discomfort for those who experience the symptoms. There is no known primary cause for it, nor any defining symptoms that everyone will experience. There is also no one diagnosing factor that is indicated, […]

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What Risk Factors are Associated With IBS?

Posted: Jan 16 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
What Are the Risk Factors That Are Associated With IBS

IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome is a condition whose symptoms can range from mild discomfort to life altering bowel complaints, depending on the severity of the symptoms. Although very rarely a serious condition, it can cause significant discomfort for those who experience the many symptoms associated with it. There is no known primary cause for […]

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Top Foods to Reduce IBS Symptoms

Posted: Jan 15 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
Top Foods to Reduce IBS Symptoms

If you are suffering from IBS and are looking for ways in which you can try to reduce the symptoms that you are experiencing, it would be a good idea to start with your diet.  Irritable bowel syndrome can be severely affected by the foods that you eat, but no two patients will experience exactly […]

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Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

Posted: Jan 11 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
Foods to Avoid When You Have IBS

IBS, or irritable bowel syndrome, is a chronic condition where the food that you eat can have a severe impact on the symptoms that you experience.  There are several foods that are likely to make your symptoms worse, and should therefore be avoided.  The foods here are some that may aggravate your symptoms, though it […]

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What Other Diseases Are Associated With the Occurrence of IBS?

Posted: Jan 05 in Irritable Bowel Syndrome by
What Other Diseases Are Associated With the Occurrence of IBS

Irritable bowel syndrome is a condition that effects the digestive system. For most, it is not an illness that causes significant health concern, but it is one for which can cause a considerable amount of discomfort. IBS has no known primary cause or defining diagnosis, but it does have a series of defining symptoms that, although not everyone will […]

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