Monthly Archives: May, 2017

Online Study: Thought Impact Scale, University of North Carolina, May 2017

The following online study conducted by Olafur Palsson, PsyD, psychologist, professor and researcher at the University of North Carolina Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, was received recently via social media. Dr. Palsson is a leading international researcher of IBS and its psychological aspects. The current study is not specific …

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Representative Pocan of Wisconsin Co-Sponsors HR 1187 for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

According to IFFGD and the official Congressional legislative database Congress.gov, Representative¬†Mark Pocan¬†(D-WI-2) recently signed on as the first co-sponsor to the Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2017. Representative Pocan is serving his third term in the House of Representatives. His district, the 2nd Congressional District of Wisconsin, encompasses Dane County, Iowa …

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