FORUM › Forums › Irritable Bowel Syndrome › Prevention of IBS Tagged: IBS triggers symptoms preventing avoiding This topic contains 1 reply, has 2 voices, and was last updated by medicalguru 4 days, 9 hours ago. Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) Author Posts April 14, 2019 at 6:41 pm #126 jennystarParticipant Hello, how can irritable bowel syndrome be prevented to the benefit of a person who has not experienced it? April 14, 2019 at 7:01 pm #129 medicalguruModerator Hello, stress is the major driving force behind irritable bowel syndrome. Avoiding and preventing it can go a long way in preventing the symptoms of IBS from occuring and also can alleviate them if you are experiencing the symptoms. Author Posts Viewing 2 posts - 1 through 2 (of 2 total) You must be logged in to reply to this topic.