IBS & Digestion
IBS & Digestion
Natures Healthbox offer a wide range of products specifically designed to cope with digestive disruptuons caused by illness, diet and/or lifestyle changes. From Probiotics to Aloe Vera Juice, Manuka Honey to gentle calming drops, this extensive selection of alternative IBS & Digestive Aids are sourced from some of the biggest and trusted names in the natural healthcare market.
What is IBS?
IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) is a long-term condition of the digestive system, with symptoms varying from bloating, adominal pains, Constipation or diarrhoea.
What is digestion and why is it important?
Digestion is the way the Body breaks down fats, proteins and carbohydrates into tiny dissolved substances, which are absorbed into the bloodstream. Common digestive complications include IBS, as well as Heartburn and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).
Is indigestion a sign of IBS?
It could be! Nearly three-fourths of those who suffer from IBS also have indigestion.
How does irritable bowel syndrome affect the digestive system?
IBS affects the lower gastrointestinal tract, which includes the small intestine & colon, by causing stomach pains or spasms, which in turn change the appearance or frequency of bowel movements.
How can I treat IBS naturally?
Other than using the natural anti-diarrheal treatments and laxatives that you see below, you should take care around dairy food products and ensure you consume plenty of liquids, like Mineral Water. Exercise regularly and eat at regular times too!