Vitamins for Crohn's Disease
If you have Crohn's disease, here are minerals and vitamins your body may need -- and how to get more of them.
Tips to Avoid Crohn's Disease Symptoms
Tips to help you avoid a Crohn's disease flare and other symptoms.
Will I Need Surgery for My Ulcerative Colitis?
If you have ulcerative colitis and need surgery for it, your doctor may recommend one of these procedures: the “J-pouch,” or an ileostomy. Find out what they involve and what to expect after the operation.
5 Tips to Control Your Ulcerative Colitis Flares
When an ulcerative colitis flare strikes, take action to stop it as quickly as possible and to help prevent future ones.
What Medicines Treat UC That’s More Than Mild?
If you have moderate to severe ulcerative colitis, your doctor will consider several different types of medications, including 5-ASAs, corticosteroids, and drugs that work on your immune system. Get to know what each type of medicine does.
Manage Your Stress to Ease Ulcerative Colitis
Stress doesn't cause UC, but it can make the symptoms worse. Fatigue, painful stomach cramps, intense diarrhea, and anxiety about having an accident add to your stress, too. Break that cycle and find some relief with these easy relaxation techniques.
Should You Try a Low-Residue Diet?
What is a low-residue diet? Can it help your inflammatory bowel disease?
Crohn's Disease: Diet and Nutrition
Which foods might make your Crohn’s symptoms worse -- or better? Find out more about Crohn’s disease and diet.
Crohn's Drugs That Target Your Immune System
A look at drugs that reduce inflammation in Crohn's disease by targeting the immune system.
Crohn's Disease and Your Heart
People with Crohn's disease seem to have a greater risk for heart disease. Learn why.