Depression and IBS

Posted on April 11, 2018

"I’m new to this, and I’m glad I don’t suffer alone. I’m not having a good day today because I have severe stomach cramping and a sore back. I can’t pass a stool, and my depression is getting worse because of how I’m feeling." - A member of myIBSteam

On myIBSteam, the social network and online support group for those living with IBS, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Depression is one of the top 10 topics most discussed.

Here are some conversations about depression:

A member shares some of the struggles with her condition.

A member is going through major life transitions and seeks the support of her community.

A member asks the community for helpful tips in getting out of the funk.

A member shares how they are feeling good physically but mentally is another story.

A member asks the community if they deal with morning depression.

A member shares their frustration of not being able to leave the house.

Can you relate?

Have another topic you'd like to discuss or explore? Go to myIBSteam today and start the conversation. You'll be surprised just how many others may share similar stories.

Feel free to ask a question here.

A myIBSteam Member said:

I do suffer from IBS-C, the FODMAPS diet has help a lot and drinking Kifer

posted 14 days ago


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