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Probiotics claims are difficult to swallow

Probiotics are live bacteria and yeasts which are deemed to have a positive effect on the digestive system. They are commonly found in yoghurts and yoghurt drinks such as the brand Activia and Yakult. Probiotic supplements are also available from hea...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome is known as IBS for short. It’s a digestive condition which is thought to affect 20% of people in the UK. The symptoms are not serious but it’s a chronic condition which can impact your ability to live life to the...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

What to Know about IBS and Pregnancy

Women who suffer from IBS tend to have a harder time of it during pregnancy. Their symptoms usually worsen at this time, as the baby is pressed against their organs and many of the symptoms of pregnancy can aggravate IBS. Pregnant women often have bl...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

What is the Best IBS Treatment?

IBS changes the way you have to approach your eating habits. Your doctor, once he diagnoses you with IBS, will likely tell you to change the way you eat. That’s because most IBS is caused by eating certain food. Certain types of foods trigger e...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Learn About IBS

IBS stands for Irritable Bowel Syndrome which is a complex condition affecting the digestive system and can have a significant impact on a person’s daily life in severe cases. IBS is identified as a functional disorder of the large in...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Colofac Side Effects

Doctors prescribe Colofac to treat various symptoms of IBS. It can be used by people who have various bowel disorders, nervous diarrhea, constipation and more. It works by controlling muscle spasms, particularly those of the colon. With more control ...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Can You Use Fybogel for Weight Loss?

While Fybogel is generally used to treat constipation in Irritable Bowel Syndrome, it may also have some...

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)