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IBS

Sensitive tummy? Or something more?

A gastrointestinal specialist shares the need-to-know facts about irritable bowel syndrome.

Study links arthritis to other diseases

People with inflammatory bowel disease, diabetes or blood clots may be more likely to develop rheumatoid arthritis.

Are you a prospective poop donor?

Fecal transplants are used to treat infection with Clostridium difficile, an opportunistic bacteria that can cause death if it gains a foothold in the gut.

What is your tummy rumbling trying to tell you?

A belt may someday assess gut function in patients suffering from IBS symptoms.

FDA: New treatments for bowel disorder needed

For now, no cure exists for irritable bowel syndrome.

Probiotics: Just what the doctor ordered

Along with diet changes and medications, probiotics can bring relief from inflammatory bowel disease.

Can cutting certain carbs ease IBS?

Research finds little evidence to support use of elimination diet.

Got gut problems? Help is on the way

New recommendations for irritable bowel syndrome may offer relief for sufferers (and those around them).