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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Tips for Better Living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome

The Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), colloquially known as irritable bowel syndrome, is the most common gastrointestinal functional disorder, and perhaps one of the most frequent reasons for consultation. Statistics indicate that about 3% of primary care consultations and 16-25% of consultations in gastroenterology are due to this problem. Prevalence too high and it is the women who suffer the most. Continue reading