A stomachache is a common physical symptom of stress and anxiety. Millions of people suffer from gastrointestinal problems, including irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Though they sound similar, these two disorders are quite different in their causes and treatments.
Read on to learn more about their connection to stress and anxiety.
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Suffered by about one in five adults in the United States, IBS is characterized by abdominal...