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    Medical Reference Related to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

    1. IBS and Other Health Problems: What’s the Link?

      People with irritable bowel syndrome often have other health problems, too.

    2. How to Know if You Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome

      Learn what tests you can take to find out if you have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

    3. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Symptoms

      Could your digestive troubles be a sign of irritable bowel syndrome? WebMD explains the symptoms of IBS and when to seek medical help.

    4. 10 Questions About IBS

      The experts at WebMD offer ten questions to ask your doctor about irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

    5. 10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Constipation

      Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) with constipation is a complex condition. WebMD offers 10 key questions to ask your doctor.

    6. Irritable Bowel Syndrome

      Irritable Bowel Syndrome,also known as Spastic Colon or Mucous Colitis,is a digestive disorder characterized by an abnormal increase in the mobility of the intestines (small and large). Symptoms may include abdominal pain,constipation,and diarrhea. This disorder is common; about 50 percent of all gastrointestinal problems are associated with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. There is no organic ...

    7. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) - Topic Overview

      Bile acids,which are normally present in the digestive tract,stimulate the colon. Bile acid binding agents prevent bile acids from stimulating the colon,which slows the passage of stools and relieves diarrhea. It is not common for bile to cause this problem,but if it does,these medicines can help. They usually are not tried soon after a person is diagnosed,but if symptoms don't improve ...

    8. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Guide - Home Treatment

      For most people who have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), home treatment may be the best way to manage the symptoms.

    9. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Guide - When To Call a Doctor

      Irritable bowel syndrome may present a number of warning signs.

    10. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Guide - Other Treatment

      A wide range of other therapies has been used to treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Treatment methods that help you better cope with stress can help reduce symptoms.

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