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    Tryptophan as an IBS gut treatment

    A new study found that 65% of people attending an IBS clinic also have ME/CFS. The study found too that 86% of IBS patients had extensive antibiotics as a child, and the study authors suggest the antibiotic depletion of Lactobacillus friendly bacteria may have set the scene for IBS. I can...