Posted 12/1/2014 by UHBlog
Talk to your doctor about any unusual GI symptoms you’re having.
More than 20 percent of Americans suffers from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), which can cause significant discomfort and distress. Test your knowledge of this common complaint with the following quiz, prepared with the help of gastroenterologist Michael Koehler, MD.
1.) IBS is caused by:
A. Hormonal fluctuations
B. A poor diet
C. An imbalance of gut bacteria
D. No one really knows.
Answer: D. The cause of IBS is unknown...