Along with diarrhea, constipation and cramping, gas and bloating are the most common symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). An estimated 25 to 45 million people in the US suffer from the symptoms of IBS, and are estimated to spend $107 billion per year to manage their symptoms. And ladies, you’re twice as likely to
Over the past ten to fifteen years, our lifestyles and dietary choices have changed significantly and overall, we are living longer but are sicker. In a recent report the rate for IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) was estimated at 10 to 15% of the US population (Source: International Association for Functional Gastro Intestinal Disorders, January 2013).