With ulcerative colitis, your diet may trigger symptoms or help to relieve them. Learn more about what to eat and what to avoid.
Aloe is a known anti-inflammatory, may have antibacterial and antifungal properties, and has been studied for use in ulcerative colitis.
Practicing yoga may benefit the quality of life of people with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis (forms of inflammatory bowel disease).
Nicotine and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have a complex relationship: Smoking worsens Crohn's disease but not ulcerative colitis.
Some preliminary work has been done to study curcumin as a treatment for inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis).
How common is it that a person who has surgery to treat ulcerative colitis will later be diagnosed with Crohn's disease?
Bleeding from the rectum is a symptom of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) which is more common with ulcerative colitis than with Crohn's disease.
Find out why taking pain relief medications known as NSAIDs are bad for people with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis can be debilitating to the point where some patients apply for disability benefits. Reviewed by a board-certified physician.
Pancolitis is a form of ulcerative colitis that affects the entire colon, or large intestine. It is part of a group of conditions known as inflammatory bowel disease.