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Are Salmonella sufferers more prone to Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)?

New research has found that children who suffered with Salmonella-induced gastroenteritis may be more likely to develop IBS in adulthood.


Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a chronic condition affecting your large intestine. With IBS, the muscular contractions of your colon are abnormal. This video describes the symptoms and common treatments for IBS as well as possible factors that exacerbate it.