It´s estimated that up to 17 per cent of the population suffer from it and many more are going around undiagnosed. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a condition many of us have heard about but unless we suffer from it ourselves, have little understanding of. For those who have experienced the symptoms of IBS though – to varying degrees – this can not only be a painful and embarrassing illness, but one that can lead to severe disruption in our