Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common condition that affects your digestive tract. IBS is characterized by abdominal pain, bloating, cramping, and diarrhea. Symptoms are different for everyone and may come and go over time. The cause of IBS is unknown, however several theories exist as to factors that influence symptoms. For a list of possible causes of IBS, check out The GI Society's webpage on IBS.

IBS symptoms may be improved by adjusting your diet. Review the Healthy Eating Guidelines for Irritable Bowel Syndrome for a list of steps you can take to manage your symptoms and maintain a healthy eating pattern.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome