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A.Vogel Talks IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome)

Find out all you need to know about IBS and how to combat those dreaded symptoms!

IBS is a functional gastrointestinal disorder. Here at A.Vogel Talks IBS, our digestive health expet Ali Cullen explains what this means and discusses the causes, symptoms and treatments of IBS. A better understanding of this condition will allow you to manage your symptoms better.


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    Bassia Bar-Chai — 24.08.2017 08:46
    Can it be that an attack of salmonilla at least 10 years ago is still affecting an acute IBS syndrome.I do a good diet---but was told to cut out fats---how can I maintain weight without fats? I am now 81---do regular exercise 4 or more times a week---chew slowly---am suffering with weight loss----now 95 lbs. from 115!


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    Leah — 16.06.2017 18:20
    The advice on this website to sit down to eat, chew slowly, wait 5 minutes before getting up from the table, along with regular exercise (even if it's just walking) is very helpful. Also kombucha with lemon juice on an empty stomach works wonders (about 15-30 minutes before breakfast). A. Vogel's Digestive Aid is awesome! I noticed a difference with bloating and gas from the first time I used it. Looking forward to trying more tips and supplements on this site for my IBS! :)


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      Ali — 19.06.2017 08:50
      Glad you find the information helpful, Leah. Let me know how you get on.


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      Leah — 04.07.2017 20:04
      Thank you, Ali! I will let you know. I'm trying silicolgel. :) P.S. A. Vogel's Digestive Aid that I mentioned in the above message is also called Yarrow Complex Herbal Bitters.


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    shahmudin — 25.04.2017 15:20
    im taking probiotics, psyllium husk and apple cider vinegar for my IBS. It help greatly with gas and motion movement.


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      Ali — 26.04.2017 12:53
      Hi Shahmudin, Keeping the bowel moving well is likely to help greatly with the reduction of gas, so this is good news.


    • Leah's photo avatar
      Leah — 04.07.2017 20:04
      Thank you for mentioning apple cider vinegar. The other day I didn't have a lemon to add lemon juice to my water. Apple cider vinegar worked great!


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