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ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

I have IBS. My mother and grandmother also have/had it. Thankfully, I do not suffer with pain (God bless you who do), mine is extreme urgency out of nowhere. I have about a 5 minute window from the time I get the feeling. As far back as I can remember, there were times that I […]

ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

Praise be to Jesus, Mary, and St. Joseph! St. Michael, pray for us. I began having constipation after giving birth. I was diagnosed with “pelvic prolapse” and my intestines I think are not in the same shape or place they used to be before giving birth.I began to experience more constipation and also perhaps all […]

MAYA’S PERSONAL STORY

I was 3 days old when I went into surgery for my TEF (tracheoesophageal fistula) this surgery saved my life. But of course, my life is not perfect currently. I’m 14 years old and still struggle with my swallowing muscles, scar tissue, etc. I am so beyond glad that my surgeon Dr. Langer was able […]

JIM’S PERSONAL STORY

It started about a year ago when I was shopping for food. I felt sick to my stomach and all of a sudden I pooped my pants. I was very embarrassed and very upset with myself because I was in a store with about 70 to 80 people. I know that people who were behind […]

KIM’S PERSONAL STORY

I am 63 I’ve had GI issues all my life. I experience difficulties in having a bowel movement. It’s a CHORE EVERY MORNING. I setup my area with gloves Vaseline a soft paper towels & wipes. It’s not unusual for me to take close to an hour in the bathroom, & go through two rolls […]

KIRBY’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m an 85 year old male with a life long, on and off problem with a, “lazy bowel.” Pooping was, thank the Lord, a problem until I discovered a “silver bullet.” As a kid my mom would administer castor oil for my problem. It worked! After reaching 80, two trips to the ER I was […]

SAURABH’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m 39. I’ve had a history of Doabetes, high blood pressure and now bloating chest pain and constipation mainly. Docs did an ECG and said that it’s not heart related but it’s really stressful. I often feel bloated constipated heart palpitations etc dizziness

MAGIE’S PERSONAL STORY

I have fecal incontinence. I don’t get the urge to go but what happens to me is I’d get ready for the day and go do what I need to do. Then of course, I’d come home and use the bathroom and I had drops of feces on my underwear. Well, of course I didn’t […]

CHRIS’ PERSONAL STORY

My childhood, no bowel problems. However, as I got older, here they came. First, I would be normal in my bathroom routine, then one day, it was like someone turned off a switch in my gut. I was constipated, then I’d suffer for a few weeks, then things would return to normal. I went to […]

ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

Hello, i am a 40 year old male who has been struggling with IBS for about 7 years. I always had a difficult relationship with the toilet when i was a child, and as an adult struggled with incontinence well into my 30s. It was never a big deal, i just had to be vigilant. […]

CARMELA’S PERSONAL STORY

I have Ibs for eight months. I got it from fighting sepsis and the four months of antibiotics wiped out my good bacteria. I then picked up Ibs. I’m 71 yrs. Old. The constant bloating, gas, constipation , and nausea have ruined my quality of life. I’m sad all the time. It’s also affecting me […]

CAROL’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m 59 and I’ve probably had IBS since I was a child. It’s just something I’ve always lived with. Stomach pain, bloating, nausea. It comes and goes but gets worse if I’m facing changes in my life, even good ones like holidays, social occasions, my stomach flares up with pain and bloating. I get diarrhea […]

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