13 hrs ago
Self-reported food-related GI symptoms in IBS are more severe
Self-reported food-related GI symptoms in IBS are common and associated with more severe symptoms and reduced quality of life, reports the latest issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology .
23 hrs ago
Pharmaceutical advances offer new options for health outcomes
Research presented at Digestive Disease Week explores pharmaceutical advances for treating irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea and hepatitis C. An international study holds promising results for patients suffering from IBS-D. In the phase II study, researchers found that the drug ibodutant significantly improved symptoms in more than 50 percent ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
Health Canada grants two probiotic health claims for Pharmax
Health Canada is at it again - the Federal Canadian health department has granted more health claims for probiotics, with Pharmax, a Seroyal brand offering a comprehensive line of professional-grade, evidence-based nutraceuticals, receiving two approvals.
Sun May 12, 2013
Epidemiology of irritable bowel syndrome in adults
A population-based survey reported in the latest Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology investigates the epidemiology of IBS in Denmark in adults under 50 years of age.
Bowel functions and bile Acids in patients with irritable bowel syndrome
May's issue of Clinical Gastroenterology & Hepatology investigates bowel functions, fecal unconjugated primary and secondary bile acids, and colonic transit in patients with irritable bowel syndrome.
Fri May 10, 2013
Keith Roach: Irritable bowel syndrome most common stomach problem
Dear Dr. Roach: Two months ago, I began suffering terrible stomach cramps and diarrhea.
Thu May 09, 2013
Synergy Pharmaceuticals Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results
Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. , a developer of new drugs to treat gastrointestinal disorders and diseases, today reported its financial results and business update for the first quarter ended March 31, 2013.
Mon May 06, 2013
Gluten-free diet influences bowel frequency in patients with IBS-diarrhea
A study in the latest issue of Gastroenterology investigates the effects of a gluten-free diet on bowel frequency and intestinal function in irritable bowel syndrome-diarrhea. Dr Maria VazquezA-Roquefroom and colleagues from Florida, USA performed a randomized controlled 4-week trial of a gluten-containing diet or fluten-free diet in 45 patients ... (more)
The Modern Management of Diverticular Disease
Diverticular disease is one of the most prevalent medical conditions in the United States.
The Daily Lobo
Patients use art for healing
URL: http://www.dailylobo.com/article/2013/05/patients-use-art-for-healing Current Date: Mon, 06 May 2013 01:29:22 -0600 Rose Messec, who has the irritable bowel syndrome, explains how she made her mask that is hanging as part of the art show "Faces of Courage," hosted by the Hospital Child Life Program on Saturday.
Wed May 01, 2013
Gluten-free diet in irritable bowel syndrome-diarrhea
Dr Michael Camilleri and colleagues from Minnesota, USA performed a randomized controlled 4-week trial of a gluten-containing diet or gluten-free diet in 45 patients with IBS-D. The research team placed 22 patients on the gluten-containing diet, and 23 patients were placed on the gluten-free diet.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Long-term success of GUT-directed group hypnosis with refractory IBS
This month's issue of the American Journal of Gastroenterology investigates long-term success of GUT-directed group hypnosis for patients with refractory irritable bowel syndrome.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Great Bend Tribune
New gluten-free, celiac support group off to good start
When Geneva Ost asked Mary Bieker for help starting a new support group in Great Bend, there was no arm-twisting involved.
Lexicon To Present At The Needham Healthcare Conference
A webcast of the presentation will be available through Lexicon's website at www.lexpharma.com . An archived version of the presentation will be available at www.lexpharma.com until Lexicon is a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering breakthrough treatments for human disease.
Five Surefire Ways to Soothe IBS Symptoms
Irritable bowel syndrome is a serious illness-those who have it know what I'm talking about.
Free talk on allergies and irritable bowel syndrome connection is Tuesday
A free seminar about irritable bowel syndrome will be given 5-6 p.m. April 30 for those who want to find out more about the gastrointestinal disorder.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
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Tue Apr 23, 2013
Ironwood Pharma skids following 1st-quarter report Shares of Ironwood ...
THE SPARK: The Cambridge, Mass., company reported a bigger loss and less revenue than analysts expected.