Tag Archives: IBS Network

IBS Network Conference and Exhibition for People with IBS and Professionals To Be Held April 14, 2018

Some of our readers in the vicinity of Sheffield in the United Kingdom may be interested in a one-day conference entitled, “Exploring the Self Management of IBS and What That Really Means to You” being offered by the IBS Network, the U.K’s national charity for irritable bowel syndrome,  at the Owen Building, Sheffield Hallam University …

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Free IBS Network Conference, “The Patient’s Perspective,” To Be Held April 16, 2016

Some of our readers in the vicinity of Sheffield in the United Kingdom may be interested in a conference entitled, “The Patient’s Perspective” being offered by the IBS Network at the Holiday Inn Royal Victoria Hotel in Sheffield on Saturday, April 16, 2016. This event is in commemoration of the IBS Network’s 25th anniversary as the …

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IBS Network Twitter Chat To Be Held Tuesday, August 18, 2015

The IBS Network, the national charity for irritable bowel syndrome in the United Kingdom, invites anyone with a Twitter account to take part in an hour-long chat on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 from 7:00-8:00 p.m. (19:00-20:00) GMT. The chat, which will be moderated by two members of the IBS advisory board, will focus on four …

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Online Clinic for Bladder, Bowel and Digestive Health Available July 6-10, 2015

TalkHealth, a social media community in the United Kingdom that provides health information and online forums, and monthly “online clinics” where participants can ask questions of health experts and organizations for a given category of conditions, is currently conducting its annual Bladder, Bowel and Digestive Health Clinic. TalkHealth is presenting this month’s clinic in cooperation …

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In-Person Support for Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) in the United Kingdom

After the most recent post on this blog about the relative dearth of support and education options for people with IBS in their own communities (See the January 12, 2015 post), we were contacted by the IBS Network, the national charity for IBS in the United Kingdom. It was communicated that the organization does have …

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Online Clinic for Bladder, Bowel and Digestive Health Available July 16-22, 2014

TalkHealth, a social media community in the United Kingdom that provides health information and online forums, and “online clinics” where participants can ask questions of health experts and organizations for a given category of conditions, has announced that the July 16- 22, 2014 topic will be the bowel, bladder and digestive health. TalkHealth is presenting …

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IBS Wellbeing Day in Sheffield, UK November 16, 2013 To Feature Resources and Narratives of IBS

The IBS Network, formerly The Gut Trust, which is the national charity for people with irritable bowel syndrome in England and Wales has announced that it will hold this year’s annual IBS Wellbeing Day in Sheffield on Saturday, November 16, 2013. According to the organization’s website and social  media, attendees may drop in anytime from …

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“Online Clinic for Bowel, Bladder and IBS” Available July 10-16, 2013

TalkHealth, a social media community in the United Kingdom that provides health information and online forums, and “online clinics” where participants can ask questions of health experts and organizations for a given category of conditions, has announced that the July 10-16, 2013 topic will be the bowel, bladder and IBS. TalkHealth is presenting this month’s …

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Clinical Trial: Mesalazine for Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Diarrhea (IBS-D), United Kingdom

The Nottingham University Hospitals Trust, King’s Mill Hospital Mansfield, Derby Royal Hospital and Wythenshawe Hospital Manchester are looking for men and women age 18-75 with Rome III criteria diarrhea-predominant IBS to participate in a clinical trial of the medication mesalazine for the treatment of IBS. Other eligibility requirements or exclusions may apply.  Mesalazine is a common, established treatment for inflammatory bowel disease …

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Online Survey From the IBS Network in the United Kingdom

This blog’s many readers in the United Kingdom may be interested in the following short, anonymous online survey from the IBS Network.  The IBS Network, formerly known as The Gut Trust, is located in Sheffield and is the U.K.’s national organization for those with irritable bowel syndrome. The seven question survey addresses respondents’ experiences with …

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