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  1. General Discussion
    Hi guys I am new to this group. I joined to help find some answers and see if anyone else has had the same thing happen to them or any similar stories. I am a 28 year old female (in case anyone is curious) The story starts about a month ago. I got food poisoning from a salad I ordered at a...
  2. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT)
    Hi everyone, I've been lurking on this forum for a long time and finally decided to post because I need emotional support. I'm going to school for environmental health and plan to attend law school after I get my bachelor's. My school is the best one in the country for environmental stuff and...
  3. Mental Health
    This may sound silly, but is it possible to have something like PTSD after a major illness? I had a recurrent C. difficile infection for about a year, and it was an absolute nightmare. During the worst of it i didn't want to be alive anymore. Between the lack of effective medical care and...
  4. General Discussion
    Hello, I am a 17 year old male who has been (partially) diagnosed with IBS - PI. I say partially because I haven't had an endoscopy or colonoscopy, however, I am pretty sure I do not have Chron's, UC, or Colorectal cancer (my symptoms appear in bouts, and are not progressive, like it seems they...
  5. IBS Diarrhea (IBS-D)
    You maybe scared and worried if your reading this, I know I was! The good news is most ppl with ibs-d-pi will be improved in 8 weeks, studies say they show improvement after 8 weeks after being treated with placebo. i am back to normal. i would describe it as the body healing itself, or the...
  6. General Discussion
    Hello I am almost certainly diagnosed with irritable bowel syndrome by my doctor. I developed it after having a bad stomach bug 8 months ago and never really recovered except for a few months at a time. I am currently having an IBS "attack" and was wondering how long do they usually last for...
  7. General Discussion
    Hi all, I am new to this site and to this syndrome and it is the absloute worst! I've missed out on so many things like concerts and my senior week trip to Disney I guess i should let you know how to this all started. March 26 i went to saladworks and got a salad and ate it that night. We went...
  8. General Discussion
    First of all, if you don't already know about this, a diagnostic blood test to confirm or rule out IBS-PI in patients has been found. It's the work of Dr. Mark Pimentel. Here is more about that...
  9. General Discussion
    I am 22 years old female and never had any issues with my bowel movements or anything else basically. I used to have occasional morning diarrhea maybe twice a month but then it stops and it's as if nothing happened. On 31st March I went to eat out (a pizza which had some sausages and goat's...
  10. General Discussion
    Most people say that 65% of post-infectious IBS patients recover within 2-5 years. We also know that the rate of developping IBS after an infection varies between 3-30% depending on the bacteria and the study. TL;DR: Suppose bacteria x infects a population and has associated rate of 10%. This...
  11. General Discussion
    Hey guys. I'm new here so I apologize if I am posting this in the wrong category. With that said, a quick background: My name is Reid and I am 18 years old. In 2011 I got sick; 9 ER visits and 3 hospitalizations later I was diagnosed with C-difficile Colitis (c-diff). At that point I had gone...
  12. Welcome!
    Hi all, I'm new to the forum and I wanted to share my story. On November 2, I came down with a fever. I thought it was just the flu, so I just took it easy that night. My fever broke the next day. The one other symptom I started having was horrible stomach pains. I thought those were probably...
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