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New form of irritable bowel syndrome discovered

Posted by Adam on Thursday, September 12, 2013, In : IBS 

The new condition occurs after an acute bout of diverticulitis, scientists at the University of California, Los Angeles have found.

As they age, most people develop diverticulosis, or pouches in the lining of the colon. The pouches usually don`t cause any problems but occasionally, they become inflamed, leading to diverticulitis, which causes pain and infection in the abdomen.

The condition, ca...


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April Is IBS Awareness Month

Posted by Adam on Wednesday, April 24, 2013, In : news 

Since 1997, the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (IFFGD) has been recognizing April as IBS Awareness Month.

Earlier this month, the organization cosponsored the 10th International Symposium on Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, held in Milwaukee, April 12-14. The biennial conference, which IFFGD says has been described as “an educational jewel,” attracts scientists and health care professionals from around the world. International experts in irritable ...


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AstraZeneca, Ironwood will bring irritable bowel syndrome treatment to China

Posted by Adam on Thursday, March 14, 2013, In : IBS 

AstraZeneca and Ironwood are jointly responsible for strategic oversight of the development and commercialization of linaclotide in China. AstraZeneca will have primary responsibility for the local operational execution.
Under the terms of the collaboration, AstraZeneca will make an upfront payment of $25 million to Ironwood and will share the net profits and losses associated with linaclotide in China, with AstraZeneca carrying 55 percent of each until a certain specified milestone is achieve...

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Studying The Causes Of Irritable Bowel Syndrome - GENIEUR

Posted by Adam on Monday, March 11, 2013, In : IBS 
Experts and scientists from 19 European countries are getting together to investigate the causes of IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) with the aim of better understanding the condition and improving diagnosis and treatment.

The team is led by researchers from the Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg and Karolinska Institutet, both in Sweden. They have set up the Europe-wide network GENIEUR - an interdisciplinary network for researching into the causes of IBS.

GENIEUR, which stands for Gen...

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5 million Canadians suffer from IBS

Posted by Adam on Wednesday, October 31, 2012, In : IBS 
IBS(Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

Irritable Bowel Syndrome or IBS is a common chronic gastrointestinal disorder. Those affected may experience abdominal pain, bloating and an irregular bowel pattern alternating between constipation and diarrhea. People with IBS may also have associated upper abdominal symptoms such as heartburn, nausea, bloating and abdominal pain.

-Canada has one of the highest rates of IBS in the world.
-5 million Canadians suffer from IBS with 120,000 Canadians developing IBS eac...

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