The IBS Network

The IBS Network is the UK’s national charity for people living with Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Its mission is to inform, advise and support those with IBS and to work alongside health care professionals to facilitate self-management. 

Its on-line IBS Self Care Programme provides comprehensive information on all aspects of IBS and is supported by a quarterly magazine (Gut Reaction), monthly newsletter, factsheets, can’t wait cards & International travel card for its members personal advice and support by telephone helpline, professional email responses from experts and a network of support groups.  The IBS Network also supports IBS Research and campaigns for better awareness and services for IBS.

Exclusive video interview with: Dr. Nick Read 

We recently caught up with Nick Read; Medical Advisor to The IBS Network, in order to give us his thoughts on the massive success of The IBS Road Show, exciting new medical developments and the future plans for The IBS Network.

Nick is a former gastroenterologist, who is now working, in his spare time as a psychotherapist in order to continue to help patients manage their IBS.

The IBS Networks aim is to empower people with knowledge in order to facilitate self-management of conditions.

If you would like any additional information you can telephone The IBS Network on: 0114 272 32 53 or e-mail: