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Ulcerative Colitis

What Is Ulcerative Colitis?

Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). IBD comprises a group of diseases that affect the gastrointestinal tract. Ulcerative colitis ...

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Besides following your doctor's advice and taking your medication as prescribed, you can also make some changes to your diet to help you manage your symptoms.

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Ulcerative colitis and diet

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes cramping and chronic diarrhea. It can often be managed with medication, but ...

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Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory bowel disease that mainly affects the lining of the large intestine (colon). This autoimmune disease has a ...

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Coping with ulcerative colitis is no easy thing. The chronic disease, which may affect as many as 700,000 people in the United States, causes inflammation and sores in the lining of the colon ...

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Managing a First Date with Ulcerative Colitis

Let's face it: First dates can be tough. Add in the bloating, stomach pain, and sudden bouts of bleeding and diarrhea that come with ...

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