These questions have been answered by Dr Nick Read, gastroenterologist, psychotherapist and medical adviser. For more information and advice on IBS, please visit www.theibsnetwork.org
Could I have an allergy?
Abdominal Pain: Could it be something else?
What causes bloating? Is it something I have eaten?
Probiotics and prebiotics. Can they help IBS?
They say it’s due to stress. What can I do about that?
What are FODMAPS?
How can I manage the pain?
How can I manage my diarrhoea?
How can my symptoms be caused by IBS?
I’ve got a polyp. Does this mean I’ve got cancer?
My stools vary so much. Is this normal?
Dietary Fibre. What can I eat?
Should I worry about weight loss?
Ileostomy for severe constipation
Could it be anything else?
A rumbling in the tummy.
How can I cope with constipation?