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Has anyone done bowel retraining?

Has anyone done bowel retraining for loss of bowel control or constipation? If so, what are some tricks you recommend?

tags: Bowel control Constipation Diarrhea Incontinent bowel retraining

posted about 22 hours ago by A myIBSteam User
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I use the always discrete pull ups and i always carry wipes and a extra pull up as well, I guess I've gotten used to wearing pull ups but I'm tired of… read more

posted about 16 hours ago

What do you wear when you feel bloated?

posted 3 days ago by A myIBSteam User
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I live in Florida so I'm pretty much in sport shorts & t shirts year round. When I do have to "dress" it's always something loose & elasticized.… read more

posted 2 days ago

Who has taken dicetel? Did you experience extreme drowsiness? Irribility? Weight loss?

Just started taking dicetel 3 days ago and currently experiencing extreme drowsiness and irritability and was told it cam cause weight loss.

posted 12 days ago by A myIBSteam User
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Thanks!!!!!

posted 6 days ago

Can anyone hold their gas at all? In public walking I can't hold it. I try so hard but doesn't work

posted 17 days ago by A myIBSteam User
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For the gas try a teaspoon baking soda in a glass of water on an empty stomach - first thing in the morning, this works for me xxx

posted 3 days ago

What kind of supplements do you use to help boost your immune system?

posted 17 days ago by A myIBSteam User
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I've just started taking a probiotic called Symprove. Early days yet but I'm hoping it'll feed my gut all that good bacteria it's been missing

edited, originally posted 16 days ago

Support group in County Durham, UK

I've set up a support group in County Durham, UK for sharing experiences and helping each other. I want to meet others living with IBS to try and find a way to control our symptoms and live happily. We're stronger together. The group meets once a month in Durham city and our March meeting is next week!! Email me if you're interested: [[email: [[email: [[email: [[email: [[email: [[email: (Email address can only be seen by myIBSteam users)

tags: IBS support group

edited, originally posted about 1 month ago by A myIBSteam User

Wish we did too. Kettering ohio. Real nice to meet people. Need lotsa restrooms!!!!

posted 16 days ago

Support Group in Calgary

I am wondering if there are any members that might be interested in getting a support group in Calgary, Alberta. I would love to meet members that are also suffering from IBS so we can give each other support. If you are interested, please email me at (Email address can only be seen by myIBSteam users)

posted about 1 month ago by A myIBSteam User

I need urgent treatment help in New Zealand???

I have been struggling more than normal these past few months! I just can't seem to get on top of these symptoms. Try are hitting me at all hours and unexpectedly. From bloating to severe pain to indigestion to severe diarrhea to severe constipation. Everyday is a complete struggle. Im at the point where I'm to scared to leave the house which is just adding to my anxiety. I'm in desperate search of people in New Zealand particularly Auckland that can give me tried and… read more

posted about 1 month ago by A myIBSteam User
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Hey Erin. I am so sorry that you're symptoms are so out of whack!! And it just SUCKS when your GP is useless as you feel so powerless as to what to do.… read more

posted about 1 month ago
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