Irritable bowel in a child of 4 years of age?

Answer If the blood looks bright red and is not associated with pain it is probably due to rectal polyp. Infection can also cause some blood to appear in stool. In this case blood is usually mixed with fe... Read More »

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Can you die from irritable bowel syndrome?

According to the Mayo Clinic, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common and treatable digestive disorder that causes symptoms such as abdominal pain, bloating, diarrhea and constipation. Mayo Clin... Read More »

Magnesium and Irritable Bowel Syndrome?

Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a painful condition. While a change in diet can help ease the symptoms, it is not a cure-all solution. Magnesium supplements are an additional way to ease the pain... Read More »

Is hot tea okay for irritable bowel syndrome?

On One Hand: Caffeine May Trigger IBSOne factor that has been linked to irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is the type of food and drinks a person consumes. Drinks with high caffeine and dairy content ... Read More »

Is irritable bowel syndrome a disability?

No, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is not classified as a disability. It is considered a function disorder. With IBS, a chronic disorder, suffers can go symptom-free for long stretches, only to ha... Read More »