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Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/27/15

In today's Mayo Clinic News Network Headline with Vivien Williams: April is IBS Awareness Month. IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) is a common and chronic disorder that affects the large intestine, causing cramping, abdominal pain, bloating, gas, diarrhea and constipation. Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist Dr. Yuri Saito says 1 out of 10 adults may suffer from IBS and [...]

Created by Deborah Balzer

Mayo Clinic News Network Headline 4/27/15

Hi I’m Vivien Williams with a Mayo Clinic News Network Headline. Bloating, belly pain, constipation or diarrhea. All are common symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome or IBS. “IBS is sort of like the headache of the gut.” Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist Dr. Yuri Saito [Your’-ee Sigh’-toe] says just as with headaches, [...]

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Mayo Clinic Health Letter: Highlights from the November 2014 Issue

Mayo Clinic Health Letter: Highlights from the November 2014 Issue

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Here are highlights from the November issue of Mayo Clinic Health Letter. You may cite this publication as often as you wish. Reprinting is allowed for a fee. Mayo Clinic Health Letter attribution is required. Include the following subscription information as your editorial policies permit: Visit http://www.healthletter.mayoclinic.com/ [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

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Created by Dana Sparks

Many Options, but No Single Path to Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Many Options, but No Single Path to Managing Irritable Bowel Syndrome February 19, 2010 Dear Mayo Clinic: I have had irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) for many years. My problem is not that I have diarrhea or constipation, but that I have bowel movements often — sometimes four to eight times [...]

Created by Shawn Bishop

Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Genetic Clue to Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Mayo Clinic Researchers Find Genetic Clue to Irritable Bowel Syndrome

ROCHESTER, Minn. — March 20, 2014 — Is irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) caused by genetics, diet, past trauma, anxiety? All are thought to play a role, but now, for the first time, researchers have reported a defined genetic defect that causes a subset of IBS. The research was published in [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

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