IFFGD
is your resource for reliable digestive health knowledge, support, and assistance about functional gastrointestinal (GI) and motility disorders (FGIMDs).  We are a nonprofit that started in 1991.  Discover information you need on digestive disorders in adults and children.

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What's Happening?

  • April 2017 eNewsletter

    IBS is one of the most prevalent digestive disorders, affecting an estimated 10% to 15% of the popul... Read More
  • IBS Awareness Month 2017

    April is IBS Awareness Month. The International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders... Read More
  • Medical News Updates

    A clinical research study found that uncertain diagnoses and vague explanations to patients could co... Read More

Advocacy

  • Bill HR 1187

    The Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders Research Enhancement Act has been reintroduce... Read More
  • Make Your Voice Heard

    Join with others to raise critical awareness for all those suffering with functional GI or motility ... Read More
  • Tools for Raising Awareness

    By speaking out with us, you can have an impact on improving the quality of life for those suffering... Read More
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Research

  • The Need for Research Funding

    More than 25% of the global population reportedly suffers in some capacity from a functional gastroi... Read More
  • How to Make a Difference

    Will Donating to Medical Research Make A Difference? The majority of research in the United States .... Read More
  • Take Part in Clinical Trials

    Clinical research studies/trials seek to find new and better ways to treat, control, prevent, diagno... Read More