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What is IBS?

Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a disorder characterized most commonly by cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, constipation, and diarrhea.
More about Explaining IBS

IBS causes a great deal of discomfort and distress, but it does not permanently harm the intestines and does not lead to a serious disease, such as cancer.
More about What IBS Feels Like

Most people can control their symptoms with diet, stress management, and medications. For some people, however IBS can be disabling. They may be unable to work, attend social events, or even travel short distances.
More about Treatment Options

70% of people suffering from IBS aren't receiving the care they need for their symptoms. International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders.

A Public Service
Announcement about IBS

Dr. Lauren Gerson, M.D.
Stanford University School of Medicine. Play

Talking to Your Doctor about IBS

Dr. Lauren Gerson offers tips on talking to a healthcare provider about Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Play