If you or a loved one has suffered from Irritable Bowel Syndrome this book is for you. Abused Bowel Syndrome (ABS) is more appropriate and meaningful term. Once you abuse your bowels by ignoring warning signs they will eventually cry out in pain. Patients continue to search for the cause of their suffering, while they are given complex diagnosis to explain their symptoms. Current treatments provide unpredictable relief.The book presents the scientific concepts in an easy to understand and practical way. After reading this book you will understand why the gut acts up and what to do to prevent the symptoms of Irritable Bowel Syndrome from taking over your life.