10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
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Going to the doctor can be intimidating. You might feel rushed and forget to ask questions that are important. It's always a good idea to know what to ask beforehand and to take notes when with the doctor. Some of the questions below may be worth asking. Print out this page and take it with you to your next appointment.
Some natural remedies can help you ease the pain, gas, bloating, stress -- and yes, diarrhea -- from irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D). They might also make your bowel movements more regular.
They shouldn’t take the place of your regular treatment, but they can work with it. Some are things you can do on your own at home. Others you can do with the help of your doctor or therapist.
Talk to your doctor before trying any of the options below. Make sure you let him know if you're taking...