CDHF Talks: IBS and the Gut Microbiome

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Written by: CDHF

Updated: November 29th, 2022

This CDHF Talks with Dr. Turbide, gastroenterologist at the University of Calgary is on a digestive condition that you may be familiar with – Irritable Bowel Syndrome, or IBS for short. IBS is a chronic pain disorder, that is very common within the Canadian Population.

In this series of videos, Dr. Turbide goes over all things IBS – what it is, the different types of IBS, if your microbiome can be a cause of your IBS, and tips on managing IBS. He also talks about all of the treatment options available – whether that be prescription medications, over-the-counter medications, or psycho-social interventions. 

This is one you definitely don’t want to miss!

Watch the full version or skip to each section to find the answers you are looking for.

Full version:

Part 1: What is the Prevalence of IBS

Part 2: What are the different types of IBS? 

Part 3: Can your Microbiome be a cause of your IBS?

Part 4: Red flags: Alarm symptoms you should not ignore if you have IBS

Part 5: Can the FODMAP diet help my IBS?

Part 6: Symptom Relief for IBS: Antispasmodics, Peppermint Oil and Probiotics

Part 7: Medications for IBS

Part 8: The Benefits of Psycho-social Interventions for IBS

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