“Why women are more likely to have IBS” – my response to the National Geographic article
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“Why women are more likely to have IBS” – my response to the National Geographic article

Earlier this month National Geographic published an article headlined “Why women are more likely to have IBS”. I love that big publications such as National Geographic are paying attention to irritable bowel syndrome, as it is so common, and as there is so much misleading information out there. Big publications could help bust some of…

Irritable bowel syndrome and female hormones
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Irritable bowel syndrome and female hormones

Have you noticed that your gut functions differently depending on where you are in your cycle? That every time you are about to have your period, your gut gets messed up, or your already loose stools become worse? You are not imagining it – female hormones do affect the gut, especially through pain sensitivity, how…