The ‘ravelled sleeve of care; how sleep affects IBS — The Sensitive Gut

See here for a great post from Dr Nick Read about how sleep disturbance affects IBS

Sleep disturbance affects about a third of the American population, but is particularly common in patients diagnosed with IBS. As many as 74% of people with IBS characterise themselves as poor sleepers. People with IBS often report that their sleep has been disturbed and they do not feel rested when they get up in the […]

via The ‘ravelled sleeve of care; how sleep affects IBS — The Sensitive Gut

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Jules_GastroRD

I am a state registered dietitian and advisor to The IBS Network, the UK charity for people with irritable bowel syndrome. My speciality is dietary treatment of gut disorders such as irritable bowel syndrome, crohns disease, ulcerative colitis, coeliac disease, lactose & fructose malabsorption and multiple food intolerances. I have had lots of experience in other areas of dietetics and I wished to start this blog to spread the word about evidence based dietary treatments and dispel much of the quackery that is common with these diseases. All information on this site is of a general nature and is based on UK based treatments and guidelines. Please see your healthcare practitioner should you need more country specific information.

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