Intestinal pain, bloating, diarrhea, many people are confronted with these digestive disorders on a recurring basis. But did you know that it also impacts their quality of life?
Nowadays, millions of people complain about digestive disorders. They affect up to 30% of adults in certain areas and represent one of the leading causes of work absenteeism. With intestinal pain and bloating as the two most reported symptoms, those digestive disorders substantially alter patient’s quality of life, impairing their ability to function socially, emotionally and professionally, causing additional stress and fatigue.
Digestive disorders impact also the quality of life
People with digestive disorders often report physical symptoms, such as intestinal pain, bloating, or diarrhea. But what we know less is that these digestive disorders also have a significant impact on the quality of life of these people. Beyond the daily restrictions they cause such as absenteeism from work, stopping certain activities or eating certain foods, these digestive symptoms are often associated with a real psychological impact accompanied by depression, anxiety, poor self-image, emotional distress and loss of body control …
ibSium®, the probiotic for a complete intestinal comfort and an improved quality of life
Gnosis by Lesaffre, Lesaffre‘s Business Unit dedicated to human nutrition and health, has developed ibSium®, a unique and patented probiotic yeast with clinically proven effects to provide complete intestinal comfort. Indeed, ibSium® not only reduces the main symptoms such as intestinal pain, bloating or alterations in transit, but also improves quality of life.