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IBS Triggers

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Do stress or anxiety trigger IBS symptoms for you? If so, what do you to decrease your stress or anxiety? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Dar, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: September 19

I discovered many years ago, that my irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is triggered by caffeine. Therefore I drink decaf coffee and avoid chocolate most of the time. I also notice that when I travel my alcohol consumption increases and then I have the diarrhea.

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What is irritable bowel syndrome or IBS? See Answer
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