Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Irritable Bowel Syndrome is a chronic disorder in which a person’s intestines are irritable causing symptoms such as gas, bloating, diarrhea and constipation usually resulting in abdominal discomfort/pain or cramping. As many as one in five people have symptoms of IBS in their lifetime. Most people with IBS can manage their symptoms with diet modifications and stress reduction techniques. Others can benefit from manual therapy, counseling or medications.