IBS, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome, is a functional gastrointestinal syndrome, meaning that there are no structural abnormalities or evidence of a disease or condition. This disorder is widespread and causes symptoms like excess gas, abdominal pain, diarrhea, and constipation.
There is no cure for IBS, and the exact cause is unknown. Patients like you can manage symptoms to prevent disruption of everyday life, including discovering and ruling out IBS triggers. [Read more…]