Medicines that are used to treat acute flares can cause severe damage if used long-term. Find out how doctors determine what’s right for you.
You probably look forward to the times when your UC is under control. But your condition can change over time.
There’s no proof that stress causes UC. But you probably know that it can make your symptoms worse or bring on a flare. Here’s what we've found.
You might worry about when your UC symptoms will strike. Taking the right medication and avoiding certain foods can ease or ward off flares.
Treatment for UC can include medicine, changes in your diet, or surgery.