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Crohn’s & Colitis Community

Get the support you need in managing your Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Participate in discussion boards, hear personal stories, ask questions to our panel of experts and much more.


Our Stories

My Diagnosis Journey

Author Image Daanya
Joined December 2020

Im Daanya. Im 17 years old. I was just diagnosed with Crohns disease about 1 month ago. I was in the hospital for 12 day... read more

Overcoming an Invisible D...

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Joined October 2020

I have been battling with Ulcerative Colitis for almost 6 years now when I was diagnosed at age 17 as a senior in high s... read more

Ostomy bag blues

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Joined November 2020

On December 1st of this year I will be admitted into Tampa General Hospital to have a proctocolectomy and a colosto... read more

Community Forum

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Joined Jan 18, 2021

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Joined Jan 19, 2021

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Expert Q&A

Diet & Lifestyle

Q. Is the Specific Carbohydrate Diet one that is helpful in controlling ulcerative colitis symptoms?

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Diet & Lifestyle

Q. My partner has had Crohn's for 10 years. Two years ago, he had surgery (resection). He loves food and has been focused on regaining weight lost. Now, he has put on weight and has been sedentary because of COVID-19. I worry about his diet which includes fried foods, rich sauces, take-aways, fizzy drinks, lots of snacks (crisps, sweets); odd eating times. I think he would benefit from professional help, although he is resistant. What can I do?

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Diet & Lifestyle

Q. I have ulcerative colitis that is in remission most of the time. Is coffee bad for IBD patients or just the caffeine component? Would decaf coffee be ok when I am in remission?

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