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2012-12-31 05:02:21

Irritable Bowel Syndrome patient-expert Heather Van Vorous pioneered comprehensive dietary guidelines for managing IBS over a decade ago.

2011-04-26 00:00:28

April marks the 15th annual Irritable Bowel Syndrome Awareness Month, meant to publicize help for a condition so prevalent that, though rarely discussed, is the leading cause of worker absenteeism after the common cold.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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