Digestive System Disorders

Is there a connection between diverticulitis and IBS?

Is there a connection between diverticulitis and IBS?

A couple of years ago my mum was diagnosed with diverticulitis. More recently she has been told she has irritable bowel syndrome! Therefore I was interested to read about this research from the University of California. Post Diverticulitis IBS New form of irritable bowel syndrome discovered – University of … http://www.universityofcalifornia.edu Fri, 06 Sep 2013 […]

Bowel Conditions with Similar IBS Symptoms

Bowel Conditions with Similar IBS Symptoms

If you think you have irritable bowel syndrome but have not yet seen your doctor for a diagnosis then you really should go especially if you are experiencing any of these symptoms. It could be something more serious.

How does your bowel work?

How does your bowel work?

Digestive System

Knowing how the bowel works can help you to understand more about why you might have irritable bowel syndrome or any other digestive system disorder. Here we look at the function of the gut and what goes on inside as you digest your food and it passes along from one end to the other!