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i started a blog! Not this one.. that's too obvious...

Posted by Ibs-d-epressing in Inconvenient Bathroom Sh*t, 25 August 2016 · 12 views
blog, ibs-d, symptom management and 2 more...

My blog is too hot for the ibs group dot or-g.  There will be jokes, sometimes.  I don't think I have any yet.
There will also be, more importantly, science.  As I continue to build on my blog, I will include excerpts and references to scientific papers to the book I'm writing about my experiences.  This book will also be meant...


My Story

Posted by Fairydust44 in Fairydust44's Blog, 25 August 2016 · 31 views

Hi everyone this is my story,
I'm a 20 year old girl from Devon in the UK and have suffered from bowel problems and depression for years. When I was 14 my depression really kicked in and when I became 17 I went on anti-depressants. I remember my bowel starting to play up when I was at ballet because there was a period of few weeks that I rememb...


USA is in the way

Posted by SeekingResolor in SeekingResolor's Blog, 23 August 2016 · 64 views
USA, Resolor, Fda, Cic

I finally found a drug I know will work for my specific CIC!...But there is always a catch in this never ending battle with my insides. Its just not approves in the US. That means almost every county has it but mine. I am so close.the enless doctor visit, the money, the time, the PAIN, the depression. It will all be worth it. I just need to get my hands o...


Fodmap Chicken brown rice and turmeric soup

Posted by northern soul in northern soul's Blog, 19 August 2016 · 103 views

I thought I would start up a blog on Fodmap recipes and results I am concentrating on meals that are easy to cook and some which can be froozen for a later date also resonable in price too. My first attempt today was as follows
Chicken brown rice and turmeric soup makes 6 portions
Four chicken thighs with skin and bone on
8 cups of water I used a m...



Posted by jaumeb in jaumeb's Blog, 14 August 2016 · 75 views

I've been taking chamomile for a week. I think it does something. Good or bad? Hard to tell. I hope it helps in the long term and I'll continue taking it.


No sure what to do now....

Posted by Butterfly_inwork in Butterfly_inwork's Blog, 13 August 2016 · 132 views

Hi everyone, I'm very new to this, but wanted to share my story and see if anyone else has had to deal with this.. I've had IBS-D and chrons for about 4 years now, I got Thur periods of calm where I can live my life, and times where I can't Even leave the house... Well I just started taking VIBERZI and was hoping for the best, the first day was okay, th...


Hair Loss

Posted by micnis14 in micnis14's Blog, 03 August 2016 · 125 views

Hello, all! I am new at this and I wanted to ask a question to see if anyone else has had this problem. When my IBS-D acts up for long periods of time my hair falls out in chunks. To the point where I am getting bold spots! Has anyone else had extreme hair loss? And if so what did you do to help make it stop. I am on Biotin now and doesn't seem to be help...


How I've managed to reduce IBS-C's symptoms

Posted by Hasan Ali in Hasan Ali's Blog, 15 July 2016 · 414 views
IBS-C, Constipation, Teenager

​So I've been suffering from IBS for the past 5 five years. I formally got diagnosed last year with the doctor telling me that my intestines work slowly, which is why I get constipated. He prescribed me some meds but they didn't help and I just pretty much got on with my life and started dealing with IBS by drinking Tea or Coffee when my symptoms go...


Have Artifical Sweeteners caused my IBS?

Posted by Dan Neary in Dan Neary's Blog, 10 July 2016 · 286 views
Gas, Flatulence, Fecal, Odour and 5 more...

Hi All, I am quite new to this. I am a 17 year old male that attends school and have recently been having troubling symptoms. 
Back in January of 2016 I began to take excessive consumption of chewing gum (I could get through around 60 in a week and was obsessed with chewing on gum due to concerns with my bad breath). During the period from Jan...


IBS worries.

Posted by brambleberry27 in brambleberry27's Blog, 02 June 2016 · 512 views

i've been having pain and constipation since last September, with so many IBS problems i fit into every symptom. But my panic/anxiety problems have been worse as of late since to a small mental snap, which has caused my problems to worsen. The main problem right now is lower back, hip area and right side along with normal pain in my stomach and constipati...


18 years severe ibs-d, now almost cured

Posted by wateric1949 in wateric1949's Blog, 20 May 2016 · 736 views
now almost cured

  Hello, I signed in this website decade ago,just view sufferer’s blog and forum. The last time I visit ibsgroup is ten years ago. Since I forgot my password, I have to sign another name to login to tell my ibs-d story because my symptom is almost relieved.
  I am a Chinese, male , now 39years old ,living in Beijing and working for a big...


IBS Diet Plan By doctor

Posted by pkumar in pkumar's Blog, 19 May 2016 · 667 views

Could not mentioned in last blog.One ayurvedic doctor suggested me the following diet plan for IBS---
Here is the list of things one need to avoid –
Carbonated beverages/ soft drinks like pepsi, coke.
Milk, cheese
Dried beans, peas, black daal, kidney beans ( rajmah), chic...


Occult stool +ve and -ve in 22.plz help

Posted by Ssub6721 in Occult stool positive and negative in 22 , 19 May 2016 · 319 views

Hi guys
Recently i have beenn having pains in right upper quadrant and right ribs radiating backwards
Pain description: pain from 2 months, in episodes, lasts for 4 days. Sometimes like some switch is there one min its there and second not there,sometimes in the left ribs also
Had appendectomy one and a half month ago.
On vacation. From 20 days i had kind...


A Mixture for IBS-D Sufferers ( Not organic but I believe it is natural )

Posted by bonjour in bonjour's Blog, 14 May 2016 · 438 views

I have been suffering from IBS-D approximately fourteen years. A few months ago, I made a mixture of ginger roots, honey and yoghurt. I can not say this is a treatment for ibs sufferers but it is your choice to try this mixture for one week. If you feel it works for you just dont give it up, use it through all your life. It is so easy to make this ingredi...



Posted by Cheryl6079 in Queen of the Throne, 08 May 2016 · 639 views

I thought I would start my first blog telling you a little bit about me.
My gut issues began roughly 20 years ago. From memory, I believe my first symptom was a gas pain that would not pass. This began a series of medical tests for the next 2 years including lab work, x-rays, ultrasound, CT scans, upper and lower...


Debilitating groin pain

Posted by Laurie Elliott leach in Laurie Elliott leach's Blog, 20 April 2016 · 591 views

I am new to this group so bare with me.  I was diagnosed over 10 years ago with IBS.  I have manged to control it rather well via my diet.  However in the last year there have been some changes.  I have had 3 colonoscopies and one endoscopy during my journey with this.  All have come back "normal"  "no problems with your colo...


Constipation with eczema symptoms

Posted by Bo Ramm in Bo Ramm's Blog, 19 April 2016 · 410 views

I am a 35 year old male that has been dealing with constipation and eczema for about 8 years now. I haven't had a diagnosis for anything at this moment. I'll see splotches on my face and scalp only and in the same spots that become tight,itchy,burn,scaly then exfoliates. My bowels become small, hard and pebble like. My lower abdominal becomes bloated an...


HELP! need some advice SICK of Doctors' blablabla.... I need something useful! :-(

Posted by Dparkinson in Dparkinson's Blog, 01 April 2016 · 883 views

Hi all, I am completely new to this whole blog thing, and have absolutely No idea on how to use it - so please bear with me! My partner suggested to go onto something like this for advice, as my Doctor is NO HELP what so ever and I am really struggling.
I have always had bowel problems for as long as I can remember, I have always struggled to go. M...


30 Low FODMAP Dessert Recipes

Posted by Joana in My Gut Feeling, 29 March 2016 · 696 views
low fodmap, dessert

30 Low FODMAP Dessert Recipes Today I'm sharing 30 amazing low FODMAP dessert recipes : muffins, cakes, cookies, chocolate desserts and other special sweet treats! + they are also gluten free and lactose free!



Posted by anussati in IB(S) Student's Life , 09 February 2016 · 774 views
IBS-D, young adults, school

Hi there,
I've decided to create a blog about IBS in my life as I always found writing about such problems extremely helpful. 
I am currently 18 years old, in the IB Diploma programme at high school, so my life is extremely stressful. I try not to be excluded form the social life. Must say, I do a lot of stuff - like leading the school...

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