SARAH’S PERSONAL STORY

Hello, Reading the experiences is so heartbreaking. I want to share what has helped me. For 2 yrs now I have had so many scary symptoms from reflux and wasnt sure what it was. I was convinced I would die at times. i went to 3 Dr’s and the ER. They all said this will […]

SANDRA’S PERSONAL STORY

I had 5 back surgries and aftert the last one where they fused me I became fecal incontinent.  I was contipated from all the meds  and could no longer have a BM after breakfast as wqs my usual,, and then started having accidents during the day. this was no way to live and ai wanted […]

ANONYMOUS’S PERSONAL STORY

I have been reading these stories for years, thank you to all who shared. Time to give back. IBS-like symptoms around age 18: bloating, gassiness, diarrhea, constipation, smelly and excessive gas. At age 24, I started having severe stomach pains, elevated heart rate, and sinus pressure (upper and lower) about an hour after i ate […]

DIEGO’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi people! My name is Diego and I am 22 years old. In fact, I turned today 22 and I can assure you that this is the worst birthday of my entire life. Five months ago I was diagnosed with IBS but I have experiencing symptoms for 8 months. I am writing this to you […]

JERRIS’S PERSONAL STORY

For the past few months I had been having a problem swallowing my saliva. I webt to my doctor a few weeks ago and she said it was acid reflux. So i thought ok i can just take some otcs and I’ll be ok. Wrong!! I didn’t realize how much this eould affect my life. […]

AMANDA’S PERSONAL STORY

I am a 24-year-old female. Throughout my childhood I suffered with constant GI problems. My parent’s told me that when I was a baby I could projectile vomit like you would not believe. As long as I could remember, I would throw up almost daily. It was fairly random and just became a part of […]

ANNIE’S PERSONAL STORY

I’ve experienced burping and digestive problems for my entire life. All foods seem to cause it, with the exception of water. I eat vegetables and fruit and small amounts of protein daily. Many years ago I was told by my MD that I had a hiatal hernia. Many of the foods that I’ve attempted to […]

MOM MACDONALD’S PERSONAL STORY

My son has suffered from functional dyspepsia for a long time. He is a teen now and the latest treatment we have tried is medical hypnosis. I read the articles on medical hypnosis on the website. I am in the health care field of cancer care also and was open to whatever treatment modality would […]

JENNY’S PERSONAL STORY

I had PID and that infection spread to create an abdominal abscess. Had hysterectomy & intestinal adhesions corrected(taken out & cut apart as they were all stuck together) Since then, it’s been heartburn every day. Started w/onions & sugar triggering it. I was 35. Now 63 & every food causes “on fire” sweating, painful heartburn […]