Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Principles of GI for the NP and PA

Aug. 10, 2018

Hear from the experts as they provide you with critical updates on treating and managing patients with a variety of GI disorders.

2018 AGA Postgraduate Course

June 2, 2018

Secure your spot for this clinically focused, multi-topic course that offers immediately applicable information. Held in conjunction with DDW®. Save $75 when you register by April 18.

Psychotherapy helps patients with chronic digestive disorders

April 17, 2018

New AGA Clinical Practice Update explains benefits of psycho- gastroenterology for patients.

Course for APPs benefits all experience levels

April 16, 2018

AGA's popular course for advanced practice providers will take place Aug. 10 through 12 in Chicago, Illinois.

APPs: Enhance your delivery of patient care

March 28, 2018

AGA's popular course for advanced practice providers will be held this summer in Chicago.

FDA Announces GREAT 5 Public Workshop

March 23, 2018

The three-day public workshop will focus on alcoholic hepatitis and liver disease, and pediatric IBS and functional constipation.

Choose from 30 breakout sessions at the 2018 AGA Postgraduate Course

March 21, 2018

Delve deeper into specific clinical topics that interest you and get concrete action items that can be immediately implemented into your practice.
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Volatile Organic Compounds in Feces Associate With Response to Dietary Intervention in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome

March 1, 2018

Fecal VOC profiling is a low cost, non-invasive tool that might be used to predict responses of patients with IBS to low-FODMAP diet and probiotics and identify their mechanisms of action.

When IBS Overlaps with IBD

Feb. 22, 2018

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients in remission but with persistent symptoms respond well to therapies for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS).

Save the Date: 2018 AGA Postgraduate Course

Jan. 11, 2018

This year’s course will take place on June 2 and 3, 2018, in Washington, D.C.

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW)

Dec. 19, 2017

Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) is the premier meeting for the GI professional. Every year it attracts approximately 15,000 physicians, researchers and academics from around the world who desire to stay up-to-date in the field.

2018 Research Grants Open for Applications

Dec. 11, 2017

Don't lose sight of award deadlines during the busy holiday season. Read on to discover open grants from the AGA Research Foundation and when applications are due.

Grant Spotlight: AGA Pilot Awards

Nov. 8, 2017

Take your new research project idea and make it a reality with an AGA research award. Eight grants are open with a Jan. 12, 2018, deadline.

The Lowdown on the Low-FODMAP Diet

Nov. 1, 2017

As the low-FODMAP diet grows in popularity, know the facts to help answer patient questions and provide guidance.

Coping Skills Are Associated With Gastrointestinal Symptom Severity and Somatization in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Oct. 22, 2017

We found associations of levels of coping resources with GI and extraintestinal symptom severity.

Help Ease the Frustrations of Your IBS Patients

Oct. 18, 2017

Resources are available to help you provide an overview of symptoms, testing and the best treatment options for your patients.

Blog: Can a Diet Low in FODMAPs Reduce IBS Symptoms in the Real World?

Oct. 18, 2017

New research shows low-FODMAP diet more efficacious than a sham diet with patients indicating a better quality of life. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

A Diet Low in FODMAPs Reduces Symptoms in Patients With Irritable Bowel Syndrome and A Probiotic Restores Bifidobacterium Species: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Oct. 1, 2017

Low FODMAP dietary advice leads to improved IBS symptoms compared with placebo dietary advice. Consumption of a multistrain probiotic with a low FODMAP diet could help to restore the Bifidobacteria species in the gut.

A Selection of the Best AGA Abstracts of DDW® 2017

July 27, 2017

Read the best AGA abstracts from Digestive Disease Week, published in Gastro.

Earn CME and MOC at Your Convenience

July 12, 2017

Ordering the 2017 AGA Postgraduate Course online sessions gives you the chance to earn continuing medical education credits at your leisure.

What Comes First — the Psychological Disorder or the Gastrointestinal Disorder?

July 5, 2017

According to researchers, more patients receive a diagnosis of a mood or anxiety disorder before diagnosis of a functional gastrointestinal disorder. Read more on the AGA Journals blog.

Watch Session Highlights on Neurogastroenterology & Motility at DDW® 2017

July 3, 2017

Whether you missed or want to re-watch the best science and cutting-edge research in neurogastroenterology and GI motility, top session highlights are now available.

Watch IBD Program Highlights from DDW® 2017

June 26, 2017

The Immunology, Microbiology & Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Section highlights its favorite sessions from Chicago.

IBD: Research Showing Yoga as Effective Complementary Tx

June 22, 2017

Yoga intervention could be an effective complementary treatment for inflammatory bowel disease.