Compared to Crohn’s and other inflammatory bowel diseases, IBS, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a much less serious problem called a functional disorder. This means that the digestive system appears normal but isn’t working properly. Symptoms of IBS may include abdominal pain and cramping, bloating, gas, constipation, diarrhea and mucus in the stool.
Learn more about Crohn’s and other inflammatory bowel disorders on our Autoimmune Disorders page.
Some of the common causes of Irritable Bowel Syndrome include:
- Food intolerance
- Hormone imbalance
- Neurotransmitter imbalance
Here Dr. Rob explains the causes and treatments available for IBS, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome
How do you eliminate the symptoms and feel better? Since the majority of IBS symptoms are related to nutrition, start by eliminating these types of foods from your diet as they are often the culprit to IBS:
- Processed foods
- Gluten sensitivities
If nutritional changes do not reduce the symptoms enough, it’s time to consult your physician. Here are Renue Health we have helped hundreds of patients with gastrointestinal disorders including IBS by creating a custom tailored plan specific to their unique chemistry. Each person is different in their health needs and that is why Dr. Rob takes the time to thoroughly research and find the reasons so an effective treatment plan or cure can be implemented.
To learn more about how Renue Health can help you or a loved one suffering from Irritable Bowel Syndrome or anything that is keeping them from becoming their best self, give us a call at 937-350-5527 today.