I am 70 years old and have had IBS D since I was 16. Tried everything to manage this condition but it always wins. Right now I am trying to follow the low FODMAPs diet having slight relief some days. IBS really is in charge of my life.
Chris H. Community Admin
Hi vinnie - thanks so much for sharing with us. I'm so sorry to hear how long you've been suffering with IBS-D. You're definitely not alone in having IBS being in charge of your life. It's great to hear that you're starting to follow the low-FODMAP diet. Many folks have found this diet helpful. I thought you might be interested in reading a few more articles about it: https://irritablebowelsyndrome.net/living/making-low-fodmap-diet-easier. I hope this is helpful. Thanks so much for being part of our community! - Chris, Team Member