These online resources provide quality information on Irritable Bowel Syndrome, including diagnosis and treatment, current research, news, IBS clinical trials, nutrition and medications, and more.
- Institute for Functional Medicine
Although essentially for health practitioners, the web site also describes the functional medicine approach to health and illness and provides a searchable database of practitioners trained in functional medicine.
- International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
This nonprofit education and research foundation web site covers characteristics of the syndrome, treatment strategies, current articles (abstracts and some full text), and statistics. There is also summary information from the IFFGD Professional Symposium.
- Irritable Bowel Syndrome Association
A nonprofit organization for people with IBS providing information on clinical trials, news, clinical tests and medications, and more.
- IBS Page
A substantial list of links to IBS websites including educational institutions, associations, testing information and more.
- Healing Well.com
A community site for information and resources about IBS and other diseases, disorders, and chronic illnesses.
Review of research with commentary by Dr. Mercola, an osteopath with a strong interest in nutrition and health.
Links to a variety of information from the government and medical societies on diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, clinical trials, nutrition, disease management, and occurrence in women and children.
- National Health Service, UK
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
A good introduction covering symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, self help tips and an introductory online video.
- NOAH: New York Online Access to Health
Covers the basics of IBS, with many resources available in both English and Spanish.
Online patient and professional information on medical topics including Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Gas and Bloating.