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Peppermint Oil Relieves Severe Symptoms of IBS

February 21st, 2017

Peppermint Oil Relieves Severe Symptoms of IBS

A slow-release form of peppermint oil may help relieve symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). These findings were reported at […]


New Drug Viberzi® Approved by FDA for Treatment of IBS

February 21st, 2017

New Drug Viberzi® Approved by FDA for Treatment of IBS

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approve the medicine Viberzi® (eluxadoline) for the treatment of patients with irritable […]


Managing IBS: The Mind-Gut Connection

February 16th, 2017

Managing IBS: The Mind-Gut Connection

Cognitive behavioral therapy can help women living with irritable bowel syndrome manage anxiety and improve overall well-being. By Diana Price […]


FDA Approves Xifaxan® for Treatment of IBS-D in Adults

February 16th, 2017

FDA Approves Xifaxan® for Treatment of IBS-D in Adults

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved Xifaxan® (rifaximin) for treating irritable bowel syndrome with diarrhea (IBS-D) in […]


FDA OKs New Treatment for Constipation

January 30th, 2017

FDA OKs New Treatment for Constipation

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration announced the approval of Trulance® (plecanatide), an oral treatment for chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC).  […]


Pregabalin May Reduce Pain Associated with IBS, Mayo Clinic Study Finds

November 15th, 2016

Pregabalin May Reduce Pain Associated with IBS, Mayo Clinic Study Finds

Researchers at Mayo Clinic have found that taking pregabalin may reduce the pain associated with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). The […]


Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

September 27th, 2016

Managing Your Finances in the Face of Illness

Monitoring the financial transactions that accompany any medical challenge can require vigilance, but the long-term benefit of remaining financially secure […]


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