Health Tip: What Triggers Irritable Bowel
(HealthDay News) -- Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common
cause of intestinal bloating, irregularity, gasiness, and cramps.
While it has no known organic cause, the condition may be
aggravated by emotional stress and other typical factors.
The American Gastroenterological Association mentions these
common triggers of IBS:
- Eating foods that produce excess gas.
- Taking certain medications that can trigger colon spasms.
- Drinking too much alcohol.
- Drinking chocolate milk.
- Consuming caffeine.
- Menstruating among women.
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