Diagnosing and Managing IBS by Dr. Sanjay Guptamanaging IBS
Posted 26 August 2013 - 10:09 AM
Jeff Roberts knows all too well how difficult IBS can be to diagnose and to live with. Roberts had stomach problems as a child, which caused him to miss a lot of school. His pediatrician and several gastroenterologists “all concurred that I just had a nervous stomach.” At age 16, he was diagnosed as lactose intolerant. It wasn’t until Roberts was in his 20s, after doctors ruled out everything from celiac disease to colon cancer, that IBS was diagnosed.
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