Community Forum

Have a question, or want to share your own tips and experiences? Join the discussion in the community forum. You must be registered to participate. Our forums are moderated by Crohn's & Colitis Foundation staff to facilitate a safe environment.

Best diet after sugery?


Sat, August 01, 2020 7:34 AM

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. Three months ago, his dad passed of COVID-19... I also worry about his diet : fried foods, rich sauces, take-aways, fizzy drinks, lots of snacks (crisps, sweets); odd eating times. Several flare-ups. I think he would benefit more of a plant-based / Mediterranen diet, and from pro help, although he is resistant. What can I do?

FPO Sunnyfirefly
Joined Aug 1, 2020

Related Topics

I can't eat anything heal...
Author Image OatChips
Joined Mar 24, 2020

Had Colitis for about4 years now and only mild sym....

read more

Diet to naturally control...
Author Image Lredon
Joined May 6, 2020

Hi everyone, I was diagnosed with uc in 2008 and s....

read more

What am I allowed to eat ...
Author Image FiveOh
Joined Apr 13, 2020

Hey everyone, I am 17 years old and I was diagnose....

read more