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Chilled Asian Noodle Salad
 Recipe

This recipe is 
Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Egg-Free, Corn-Free and comes thanks to Delight Gluten Free. Ingredients 1 package rice noodles
1 teaspoon sesame oil
1 teaspoon hot chili oil
2 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
3 tablespoons gluten-free Tamari soy...

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The Dreaded Constipation

Constipation is one of the primary symptoms defined as IBS. The two major factors for defining constipation are the frequency of bowel movements and their firmness. One sign that your digestive system is functioning...

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Food Allergies – A Cause of IBS

(Image thanks to jhu.edu) Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome with a Food Elimination Diet Followed by Food Challenge and Probiotics
 “Conclusion: These data demonstrate that identifying and appropriately addressing food sensitivity in IBS patients not...

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IgE and IgG Food Allergies

Allergens. The immune system functions like a sentinel standing guard against foreign invaders. In the case of an allergy, the invaders are called allergens. The primary weapon that it uses against invaders is the...

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IBS & Stress

(image thanks to etsu.edu) If you’ve been diagnosed with IBS, it’s likely that you have been advised to reduce your stress level. You may have been told to get regular exercise and adequate sleep,...

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Understanding Behçet’s Disease

Behçet’s Disease is a name given to define people who suffer from mouth ulcers (apthous ulcers) and any two of the following problems: recurring genital sores or ulcers, eye inflammation with loss of vision, skin...

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Get Off Those Medications

The typical medical approach for treating IBS involves either doing nothing, or guessing at the problem and trying different medications. Many of the patients that come to the IBS Treatment Center have been on...

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Acne: How Food Can Cause It

Acne may be one of the most common conditions known to humans. It can be embarrassing, frustrating, and downright unfair. Fortunately, most of the time, it is also avoidable. The Traditional View of Acne...

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Candida Q&A

One of the more common causes of digestive problems is Candida, or yeast. Although there are other types of yeast, Candida is the word usually used to describe a problem with yeast. Although many...

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Gastroparesis Is Often Curable

Gastroparesis is a motility disorder that patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and other digestive problems are sometimes given as a diagnosis, as noted in the journal Digestive and Liver Disease. Like irritable bowel...

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Kids & Digestive Problems

  Yes, we do treat children and infants at the IBS Treatment Center. However, children are not usually given the label of having irritable bowel syndrome. Of course, children can suffer from constipation, diarrhea,...

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A Better Understanding of Arthritis

  What Does “Arthritis” Mean?  The word “arthritis” simply means “joint inflammation.” There are basically two types: osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis. Osteoarthritis is inflammation caused by degeneration of the joint and is due to...

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What Causes Heartburn? 


In order to cure acid reflux disease, you must remove the cause of the problem and promote the healing process. The following are the most common causes: Food allergies: In my practice I have...

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Celiac & Gluten Q&A

  With all of this news lately about Domino not-so-gluten-free pizza, we thought that this would be a good time to remind people what Celiac disease and Gluten intolerance is and is not. What...

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