Although symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome may vary based on age and current health conditions, most people experience a bloated feeling, abdominal cramping or pain, gas, diarrhea or constipation, according to the May... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

Loose bowel movements can be a symptom of irritable bowel syndrome, but constipation is also a possible symptom of the condition, notes Mayo Clinic. Bowel movements also can alternate between diarrhea and constipation in... More »

The cause of irritable bowel syndrome is unknown; however, many health experts conclude that miscommunication between the intestinal tract and the brain is a primary cause, according to WebMD. When miscommunication occur... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

The symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, in women varies because each individual has different symptoms, but the main symptoms include abdominal pain, abdominal cramping, a bloated stomach, diarrhea, constipatio... More »

Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome include bloating, gas, abdominal cramping and pain, according to Mayo Clinic. Additional symptoms include mucus in the stool, diarrhea and constipation or alternating diarrhea and con... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Gastrointestinal Issues

A person who is experiencing changes in their bowel habits, diarrhea, constipation, abdominal pain such as gas pain or cramps, weight loss for no known cause, tiredness, blood in the stool or vomiting should go in to see... More »

The most common symptoms of spastic colon are pain in the abdomen, cramping, gas, bloating, mucus in the stool, diarrhea and constipation, according to the Mayo Clinic. Spastic colon is another term for irritable bowel s... More »