April is IBS Awareness Month.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder, where a person experiences recurrent abdominal pain and bowel problems such as constipation, diarrhea, pain or a combination of these. A person with IBS will experience intestinal discomfort on a daily basis. If not managed, IBS can severely affect quality of life. Although there is no cure, there are many ways to manage IBS, which can decrease symptoms and improve daily life. If you have signs of IBS, getting an accurate diagnosis from your doctor is your first step to better health. Click here to learn more about IBS.