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Ibs Back Ache
R/O IBS: YES IT CAN: IBS is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori . Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori . you also need a baseline colonoscopy. While you are getting these items checked out you should ditch to a gluten free high fiber diet . Ie gutbliss.com and Wholeapproach.com. Also 64-80oz water ...Read more
Irritable bowel syndrome, also known as IBS, is a long-term disorder of gastrointestinal functioning. It results in abdominal discomfort, pain, bloating, stomach cramps, diarrhea, and constipation. Additionally, patients with IBS usually have problems with gut motility. Triggers for IBS include certain foods, and elevated stress levels. Lastly, symptoms of IBS ...Read more
I have ibs-c but wen I go toilet (usually once a week) I end up with tender bowels and oower back ache?
Probiotics: One of the most helpful things you can do when you have digestive issues such as IBS, is to get started on a good quality Probiotic. This helps but better balance between the good and bad bacteria in your diet. Try getting rid of Gluten as well. I have not had one person who has done so that has not felt immeasurably better as a result. ...Read more
Can acid reflux set IBS of and cause lower back ache and is yogut good for reflux and IBS thanks dr?
IBS and Reflux: Both of these conditions can be exacerbated with stress. I have a lot of patients tell me that there're IBS and their acid reflux can go away while they're on vacation, this is not always the case, But it proves a point that they can be stress-related. I would tend to think the pending your low back is related to the IBS but I cannot be sure. Yogurt can be helpful to control the symptoms of GERD ...Read more
Sore muscles, joints, back ache, nerves on edge, headaches sometimes, IBS symptoms, low appetite, making me confused, stressed, depressed, anxiety?
Fibromyalgia: You are describing typical features of fibromyalgia. This can also include bladder problems and a foggy sensation. It is associated with poor sleep ( usually waking up every 2 hours through the night). These symptoms can also be caused by stress and depression. You should see your doctor for a definitive disgnosis. ...Read more