Recent Studies on Irritable Bowel Syndrome

This is a review of recent studies recorded on PubMed. The focus is on new information – so studies reporting prior information will rarely be mentioned.

Bottom Line

We continue to find more and more any significant studies on microbiome shifts for IBS. A microbiome dysbiosis model fits well — including the increased risk of progression into dementia (which have greater dysbiosis).

I have updated the IBS Profile on


Addendum: HOLIGOS for sale in US (Finally!):

It’s Human Milk Oligosaccharides — to be more precise, bio-identical oligosaccharides  which would be found in mother’s milk. We all know that a child that is breast fed usually grows up with less health problems than a bottle fed one.