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Digestive Disorders

Find diet information for a variety of digestive system issues such as constipation, celiac disease, heartburn, and irritable bowel syndrome.

HHS, Food and Drug Administration, Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

Treatments for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) vary from patient to patient and include changes in diet, nutrition and exercise. Some patients require medications to manage their symptoms. Currently there are no medications that cure IBS.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

Can dietary supplements and other complimentary health approaches help with managing IBS symptoms? Find tips based on the latest science.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

Get the facts on probiotics, including what they are and how they work in the body.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Learn about causes, symptoms, treatment and diet for individuals with Celiac Disease.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Learn about what may cause diarrhea, when to talk to a doctor, how to treat it, and more.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Find information on the causes, symptoms, complications and treatment options of diverticular disease.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Learn about gastroparesis, or delayed emptying of food from the stomach, including information about symptoms and nutrition.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Learn about peptic ulcers, the symptoms, causes, treatments, and more...

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Learn why digestion is important and how food is digested.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, MedlinePlus

Access resources about celiac disease. Learn what it is and how to manage it through diet changes.

HHS, National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine, MedlinePlus

Learn about constipation, including diagnosis/symptoms, treatment, nutrition issues, and more. 

HHS, Office on Women's Health

Most people with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) can ease symptoms with changes in diet, medicine, and stress relief. For some people, IBS symptoms are more severe. IBS affects more women than men.