Archives for Medical Help for IBS

Hydrogen Breath Test

One simple test, many helpful results! A simple hydrogen breath test can tell all kinds of things about your health!© Can Stock PhotoA hydrogen breath test can be a useful diagnostict tool.It's often used to determine what kinds of problems might be going on in your bowels. Although some people think of this test as ...

Rifaximin and IBS

Proof that bacteria may be causing your IBS symptoms. Rifaximin is an antibiotic that has helped many people get ove IBS symptoms.© Can Stock PhotoTwo important clinical studies from the University of North Carolina, show Rifaximin (sold under the brand name Xifaxan) can reduce or eliminate IBS symptoms in many people.Researchers gave people with IBS-D ...

Finding an IBS Doctor

Don't try to face this alone. Looking for a doctor that knows how to treat IBS can be time consuming, but important. You need to find someone you're comfortable with.© Can Stock PhotoIf you have IBS symptoms or a diagnosis of IBS, you need to find the right doctor.An IBS doctor (not an official title ...