Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder that affects the large intestine, often causing bouts of cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea and constipation.

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Latest Irritable Bowel Syndrome News and Research

Gut bacterial community found to be less diverse in people with irritable bowel syndrome

Gut bacterial community found to be less diverse in people with irritable bowel syndrome

IBS-related changes revealed using real time recording with a wearable device

IBS-related changes revealed using real time recording with a wearable device

Current research on gut microbial modulation with culinary herbs and spices

Current research on gut microbial modulation with culinary herbs and spices

Acupuncture could be a safe and feasible management option for IBS-D

Acupuncture could be a safe and feasible management option for IBS-D

Targeting Piezo2 could provide new avenue for treating chronic pain related to gastrointestinal disorders

Targeting Piezo2 could provide new avenue for treating chronic pain related to gastrointestinal disorders

Exposure to blue-green algae toxin shown to wreak havoc on gut bacteria and cause liver damage

Exposure to blue-green algae toxin shown to wreak havoc on gut bacteria and cause liver damage

Does irritable bowel syndrome result from gravity?

Does irritable bowel syndrome result from gravity?

Broccoli and sprouts improve gut microbiota and reduce inflammation in IBD

Broccoli and sprouts improve gut microbiota and reduce inflammation in IBD

New microfluidic Organ Chip platform replicates the human vaginal tissue microenvironment

New microfluidic Organ Chip platform replicates the human vaginal tissue microenvironment

Study: Nearly 1 in 7 Americans regularly experience bloating issues

Study: Nearly 1 in 7 Americans regularly experience bloating issues

Why we should all eat Kimchi and other Korean fermented foods

Why we should all eat Kimchi and other Korean fermented foods

Repeated emotional stress in mice provokes irritable bowel syndrome-like symptoms

Repeated emotional stress in mice provokes irritable bowel syndrome-like symptoms

Microscopic IBD inflammation linked to women's elevated risk of giving birth preterm

Microscopic IBD inflammation linked to women's elevated risk of giving birth preterm

Researchers characterize and predict post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection

Researchers characterize and predict post-acute sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection

NYU Langone Health expands outpatient network in Suffolk County with new locations, specialty services

NYU Langone Health expands outpatient network in Suffolk County with new locations, specialty services

Breath tests can lead to more personalized therapies for IBS patients

Breath tests can lead to more personalized therapies for IBS patients

The compositional and functional diversity of the gut fungal microbiome

The compositional and functional diversity of the gut fungal microbiome

In vitro gut models reveal how microplastics affect the GI tract

In vitro gut models reveal how microplastics affect the GI tract

Higher levels of microbiota engraftment linked to greater chances of transplantation success

Higher levels of microbiota engraftment linked to greater chances of transplantation success

Recent literature reports on the role of the gut microbiome on human health and its effect on diseases

Recent literature reports on the role of the gut microbiome on human health and its effect on diseases