... Try getting on a strict diet for at least three weeks. Anytime shorter and you could still have the problem in your system.
1. Avoid anything with milk, its hard I have a milk allergy now, but after you get through this you can slowly add an item in one at a time. Milk causes a lot of our problems, its a high priorty item to remove first.
2. Avoid beef, eat a lot of... (1 replies)
... Hi Lady221.
I have just discovered that yeast is my problem and i have suffered for a long time.
I have been yeast free for a couple of weeks and feel so much better, no bloated belly, no diarrhea (peanuts also help me stay solid), not feeling sluggish and the list goes on.lol
I feel so happy i enrolled here today, if yeast is your problem, you will know within 2 or 3... (5 replies)
... I firmly believe that many people with IBS really have food allergies or intolerances. I am one of those. ... (92 replies)
... It could be food allergies, I get this and I am allergic to PEANUTS, FISH, and other things.
Do you get bad wind and funny noises in your stomach !!
Have you had any food tests?? (4 replies)
... I have been taking the caltrate colon health calcium for several months now, along with the Digestive Advantage, and it has worked wonders for me. I also take Levsin sublingual pills when I have cramps with the D. I dont eat things like chocolate, peanuts, popcorn, or corn. Nothing that is really hard to digest. Fast food is a REAL no-no too for me. Immodium is way too strong... (14 replies)
... I heard that also peanuts,tomatoes etc,that some doctors agree on it and some dont. I'm not sure how much fiber to add,he was wanting to do blood test and order the ct scan so I didnt get to ask how much fiber to add.Is there such a thing as having to much fiber in your diet?? (5 replies)
... Many times, IBS and diverticulosis go hand in hand. You will find many people who have diverticulosis also have IBS. ... (5 replies)
... I was just diagnosed with IBS and Diverticulosis. I don't have any infection yet so I don't have Diverticulitis. I can totally relate to you!! ... (5 replies)
... e gave me something eles ,but the pain was intense for me,I was aware most of the time,he found a polyp removed it,and found the diverticulitis.He said it having IBS made it worse,he then put me on Zelnorm 2 times a day,and Pamine Forte 5 mgs 2 times a day. ... (5 replies)
... Thanks again to everyone who has offered suggestions. I gather with IBS it is a lot of trial & error trying to find out what works best for each person. That's where I'm at - with error winning at the moment...lol.
My mom & sisters also struggle with these issues. I was talking to my mom tonight and told her it seems I only need to avoid anything with wheat, flour,... (11 replies)
... Hi Fish Fan, I'm from Ky. too! I live in the Western area. I also have had IBS, I wasn't diagnosed but just figured it out by talking with friends. I never had a lot of pain, some cramping, mostly just alternating C and D. About 2.5 years ago I had a bout with a flu and I guess the infection settled in my colon and I got really sick and was told I had divirticulitis. ... (16 replies)
... I've had similar symptoms and then bouts of indigestion, cramps, diarrhea and vomiting. I would
just shake all over as if there was a poison in my
body. At first I thought it was food poisoning but
now I am thinking that it can be a food intolerance.
Check out the symptoms on Webmd or any other site.
It's amazing that maybe our IBS can be caused from our
food allergy... (5 replies)
... I agree with Sarah...it certainly could be IBS. The flat (ribbon like) could be from the intestinal spasms you might likely be having.
I was sitting here trying to remember the days when I never thought twice about my BMs..everyday, the same thing, no variety...I can still remember them, but..gosh, that was many,many years ago. LOL
I came across a cute (hopefully not... (8 replies)