Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is the number one gastrointestinal complaint in the United States and is a disorder of the large intestine or colon. It is characterized by such symptoms as cramping, bloating, gas, mild to severe abdominal distress, and changes in bowel habits, such as diarrhea or constipation.
Diverticulitis is a common disease that occurs when small pouches, known as diverticula, develop in the digestive tract and become inflamed. The condition usually occurs in people over forty years or older who consume a low-fiber diet. The reason it occurs is because your colon has to work harder to rid your body