Tuesday, January 22, 2013

IBS Most Common Chronic Condition

"IBS is the most common, chronic medical condition in the United States. Approximately 40 percent of those with IBS have symptoms severe or frequent enough to disrupt their daily lives. While the cause of IBS has not been clearly identified, Quigley’s [Dr. Eamonn M. M. Quigley, past president of the American College of Gastroenterology and the World Gastroenterology Organization] clinical research suggests that an alteration of the normal gut bacteria flora may be a cause."

Internationally-Recognized Gastroenterologist Comes to Houston