Expert Video - How can I improve my quality of life with IBS?

Shanti Eswaran, MD, is an expert on irritable bowel syndrome and the gut-brain interaction. She discusses how IBS can affect quality of life, the difference that lifestyle modifications can make for IBS symptoms, and the importance of sleep, exercise, and mental health support in improving your quality of life with IBS. She recommends using a reliable source of information, such as the International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders, when seeking IBS information online.

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