TONI’S PERSONAL STORY

I think my IBS started in my mid-20s I am now 41 and I can honestly say over the past year it’s gotten worse. I have had a colonoscopy and everything came out fine. Sometimes I know my triggers sometimes I don’t just depends on how my body wants to react. And on top of […]

BRIAN’S PERSONAL STORY

I was diagnosed with IBS 17 years ago and like most people with IBS I have gone thru countless test, visits to specialists, dietary restrictions, and procedures. About 5 years ago, I gave up and resigned to live with my symptoms which were relatively mild compared to many. I had constant gas and bloating, loose […]

Intestinal Pseudo-obstruction

Intestinal pseudo-obstruction is a rare condition with symptoms like those caused by a bowel obstruction, or blockage. But when the intestines are examined, no blockage is found. Instead, the symptoms are due to nerve (visceral neuropathy) or muscle (visceral myopathy) problems that affect the movement of food, fluid, and air through the intestines. The intestines, […]