Monthly Archives: January, 2014

Clinical Trials: New Open Studies and Surveys for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in the U.S., Canada and U.K. January 2014

Below are a few of the studies that have come to the attention of IBS Impact recently through various sources. In some cases, the description below is a summary of major qualifications and details available, and other restrictions may apply.  If interested, please contact each listed sponsor or study site directly for further information. Imaging Study …

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NPR Responds Positively to Advocacy on Coverage of Gates’ Negative Comment About IBS

The expected release earlier this week of a new memoir by former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates elicited widespread coverage in the national print and broadcast media. These articles and interviews have often highlighted an unfortunately less than complimentary passage from the book about irritable bowel syndrome. According to various news sources, Gates wrote …

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Clinical Trial: Phase II Seldar Pharma Investigational Medication for IBS-D

This study was received from the Digestive Health Brief, an electronic newsletter of the American College of Gastroenterology and summarized from the ClinicalTrials.gov listing for ASP 7147. ClinicalTrials.gov is an online database of the U.S. National Institutes of Health that indexes most clinical trials involving human subjects in the U.S. and many other countries throughout …

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IBS Impact’s Top 25 Countries and Top 10 Posts of 2013

For this first week of the New Year, IBS Impact is once again participating in the common December-January blogger tradition of highlighting popular posts and interesting blog statistics from the year just past. This blog reached readers in 88 countries and territories during 2013, and over 100 in the two years that WordPress has made country statistics available to individual blog owners. While, predictably, most …

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