IBS is more common in women than in men, by a ratio of 3 to 1. Women face special challenges in dealing with IBS, as it is linked with menstruation, hysterectomies, etc.
IBS Symptoms in Women Learning what is known about IBS in women is your first step in making your way toward symptom relief. Find out what research has uncovered in terms of IBS
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (National Digestive Diseases Information) Researchers have found that women with IBS may have more symptoms during their menstrual periods, suggesting that reproductive hormones can worsen