Confused, if you had 4 bowel movements yesterday, you probably don't have enough stool today to have a movement. Maybe you had a little bug. The cramping you're feeling could be just spasms that will go away with time.
Nutella is not going to cause the kind of problems you're describing unless you ate the whole jar ;-).
Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is not a disease. It is a syndrome.
Lindalee53, you should start a new post with "toddler" in the title. In general, I think her ped is right, although at 2.5 yrs old you'd think she would have a mature gut. Perhaps she is lactose intolerant, in which case she can take lactose free milk, instead of "regular" milk. It is widely available in your grocer's dairy.
48 yrs old, IBD diagnosis in spring '01. Proctitis, gastritis, ileitis.
Currently taking Pentasa (3g/day), Sulfazine (1.5 g/day), Prevacid, folic acid, vit. D (2K iu), flax seed oil (2 tsp/day), mesalamine enema as needed.