Two different conditions. But some people have both.
Do you have consitpation type IBS?
They are not really connected, but can effect each other if you have a flare of either.
Age can play a part in Diver, not sure how old you are.
Being under stress is a comnmon trigger for IBS.
There was just a new study about
nurses taking care of people had higher IBS problems. They thought do to stress, I will post it if I can find it again.
Stress could also effect the diver as well.
I am not a doctor. All information I present is for educational purposes only and should not be subsituted for the advise of a qualified health care provider.
Please make sure you have your symptoms diagnosed by a medical practitioner or a doctor.