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Barbara Bradley Bolen, Ph.D.

Soothing Abdominal Pain

By January 7, 2013

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Whenever I hear that a medical professional has dismissed IBS as nothing more than a nuisance disorder that people bring on themselves, I wish I had a voodoo doll. I wouldn't be terribly vindictive, I would just want them to experience one hour of IBS abdominal pain. Just enough so that they realize that IBS hurts!

Hopefully the number of insensitive medical personnel is dwindling. On a positive note, research is being done to better understand the visceral hypersensitivity that contributes to IBS pain. In the meantime, I offer you my tips on handling IBS pain:

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January 7, 2013 at 7:36 pm
(1) michelle f says:

I’ve had ibs for 2 years and have been feeling low and a lack of energy. I came on this website and I’m so happy I did it makes so much sence and me still bring.younge the doctors talk all medical and.its.confusing but this website is great

Thanks xx
Michelle

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