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With ulcerative colitis, symptoms can go away -- sometimes for years -- and then return. Here’s how to manage your symptoms and know when you’re in remission.
What happens to the lining of your large intestine with this inflammatory bowel disease?
Your immune system overreacts when it comes to your intestine, which can bring on a host of other problems.
Your partnership with your doctor is key to handling your ulcerative colitis. Little things you do can help.
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.