irritable bowel syndrome

  • Scientists Find Link Between Microplastics and IBD Symptoms

    Scientists Find Link Between Microplastics and IBD Symptoms

    Scientists this week have reported an interesting correlation between microplastics and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Those with diagnosed IBD, the researchers found, had noticeably greater levels of microplastics in their faeces than healthy controls. The findings could suggest that these pollutants have a causative role in IBD, the researchers say, or indicate that people with…