ANONYMOUS’S PERSONAL STORY

I am a female 18 year old with IBS-C.After the cheerleading season ended I started to notice many different things going on around my body. I started out with my coccyx hurting. Every time I sat down I felt pain, needles and numbness all around the tailbone area. Day by day the pain worsen and […]

ANONYMOUS’S PERSONAL STORY

I had been through a lot of stress and bereavement. I thought I was coping. I think I got signs of IBS a few years ago, when I had occasional bouts of unexplainable constipation out of the blue. But that was always better in 2 days by eating some more fiber food.Then in later 2017 […]

ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

Hello, I am 17 and I’ve been diagnosed with Ibs-c for about a year. For a long time now I’ve been struggling with my ibs because of the intense pain and nasuea I feel on a daily basis. It’s hard to live a normal life because I can’t be an active 17 year old and […]

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 […]

JOYCE’S PERSONAL STORY

I have had ibs for nearly 40 yrs, I feel it’s taken a large part of my life. I really feel it had a huge impact on my marriage. My husband never understood how I felt, he used to say I imagined everything. I am a widow none , but don’t think I could cope […]

MEGAN’S PERSONAL STORY

I’ve been struggling with IBS with diarrhea and constipation for last 3 years. I never had the horrible stomach pains but as a result from the IBS I do suffer immensely from hemorrhoids. I used to have it under control I thought with just minor flare ups here and there but recently the pain has […]

GREG’S PERSONAL STORY

hi people,I read many stories, I think mine is nothing new to add as content BUT I really want to point to you all, after all the struggles (mentally and phisically), challenges, pains and aches that IBS and other digestive disorders can bring to us, the possibility of spiritual realization that this condition offers. that’s […]

ANNA’S PERSONAL STORY

I am a woman of South Indian origin, now living in Canada for over 17 years now. I have been living with post-infectious IBS since a serious bout of Typhoid in 2010. Being already of a somewhat nervous disposition, this changed my life completely. I don’t take any medication, but have had to make major […]

BRIAN’S PERSONAL STORY

For me my GI issues started in my 20’s when a sarcoma tumor was found at my exit. The anal resection surgery cost me years of mild leakage and IBS. All the so called diets did little for me. 12 years later I had my first major colitis flair. Doctors found my entire colon had […]

DANI’S PERSONAL STORY

Im 47 y.o woman,stil having menstruation.My problems started somewhere in June 2020.My belly got swallen,painful,i couldnt go to wc for 3 or 4 days,the stool very dry,small like pebbels,mucus and blowting. There are some weeks that feel better,but thus June,2021 i went to emergency for intestinal obstruction.They made me x-ray,blood tests,barium test of the colon […]

ANONYMOUS’S PERSONAL STORY

Living with ibs is not fun, and it has made me need to make many lifestyle changes. I am 15 years old and I am currently on a lowfodmap diet. I know that you arnt supposed to stay on that diet for long, but my stomach really hurts unless I am on it. Its really […]