Hi. I am a 60 year female and I think I have IBS. All the symptoms seem to fit expect that it seems to be rather uncommon for this to start at such a late age. I haven't gone to the doctor because I fear the testing that may be involved. I think I could manage this on my own if I knew where to start. Does anyone have any suggestions. Thank you.View Thread
I know what your saying is the right thing to do. Again, its my fear of the testing that stopping me. With my luck they'll probably want to do every test in the book on me! I never go to doctors because I never get sick. But I am so tired of dealing with this because I am not making any headway on my own. And it does effect my daily life. If I had to go to work every day I couldn't do it.
Would you suggest I make an appointment with a GP first or a Gastroenterologist?
Again, thank you for your response its giving me the little push I think I need.View Thread
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