ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

Hi. I’ve had ibs for almost 2 years now. Mine is really bad to where I cant sleep and my stomach is constantly cramping up. My Dr.didnt give me anything for itDoes anyone else have ibs as bad as I do? It’s become crippling. If anyone knows of anything I can take for this that […]

ROBERTA’S PERSONAL STORY

Hi I finally found a safe place to share my story I’m 61 year old female. I worked so hard all my life. My poor bladder and my poop lost control. Just like that. I now have to use pads. Extra thick ones. Sometimes I have to use full diaper. In so embarrassing about my […]

LORI’S PERSONAL STORY

I have had severe IBS attacks now for 5 years. Have canceled vacations, knocked down weekend after weekend. I try every diet and eating style but nothing has cured them. Last night I was so sick I thought I was going to pass out. Shaking and weak and completely depleted. I have to keep electrolyte […]

CAMILA’S PERSONAL STORY

Hello everyone, my name is Maria. I’m 25 y/o; I’m originally from Colombia and live in Alabama. Yes, I live with IBS too, but the main reason I am writing this is to share with you the name of the over-the-counter medicine that helped me manage 90% of my IBS symptoms and give you some […]

ANONYMOUS’ PERSONAL STORY

Hi. I’m new to this forum. My doctor told me I probably have IBS. Went to my gastroenterologist and had all kinds of tests done. Had cat scans etc. Nothing was to be found. It’s very crippling to have this. Nothing nice about it. Wouldnt wish this on my worst enemy. Right now I lay […]

ERICA’S PERSONAL STORY

Hello my name is Erica and I am 23 years old. As a child I have always had stomach issues but I have thought It was normal because I use to eat weird food combinations like Mac and Cheese and sunflower seeds lol. I didn’t really relize that my stomach ache was more than just […]

LEAH’S PERSONAL STORY

I’m 30 years old and my noticeable stomach issues started when I was about 20, I remember living in a student house in Uni and literally sprinting to the bathroom so I didn’t have an accident. At first I just thought I’d eaten something off, but days turned into weeks turned into months. My housemates […]

TRACY’S PERSONAL STORY

Mine started in 2018 I got cellulitis and was put on antibotics, a week later I was eating something with onions and at three am I woke up in pain horrible pain, a lot of gas as well. I rush to the bathroom and got sick to my stomach, I thought okay I ate something […]

ROGER’S PERSONAL STORY

Up to 70 I had never been constipated in my life,but after taking around a dozen Rennies for indigestion that also I had neverHad before the following morning I was constipated up to that point I was very regular with BM at least once a day.Had colonoscopy spoke with consultant who had never come across […]

KWAN’S PERSONAL STORY

My story began when I was born in October of 1980, from then onwards for the better part of a decade I wore diapers/nappies mostly because I was and still am autistic. I was fully potty trained at the age of six, however I still wore diapers until I turned the age of 10 in […]

SHERYL’S PERSONAL STORY

I have IBS which cycles between constipation and diarrhea. I am 71 and it has been much worse over the last 2 years of COVID. On the advice of my gastroenterologist I take 11/2 tablespoons of psyllium in water/orange juice plus 1 cap of Clearlax in water every morning. Because on most days I have […]

LISA’S PERSONAL STORY

I am 53 years old be 54 March 8th, 2022. I had my first episode of IBS with diaherea having dinner with friends at a restaurant. I didn’t know it was IBS thought it was because of my gall bladder being removed the fried chicken upset my belly. I then had another occurrence on a […]