Ulcerative Colitis

Are you suffering with ulcerative colitis? This kind of inflammatory bowel disease can be quite debilitating. Ulcerative colitis, or UC, causes inflammation and ulcers to develop within the inner most lining of the large intestines (the colon and rectum). Ulcerative colitis is a disease that progresses over time and can lead to health complications if left untreated. Although there is no … Read More

Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis and You

Crohn’s disease vs. ulcerative colitis Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are both chronic inflammatory diseases of the GI tract. Ulcerative colitis involves only the colon, and Crohn’s can involve any part of the GI tract (from the mouth to anus). Both occur most frequently in men and women between the ages of 15-35. Symptoms vary but can include: Diarrhea Rectal … Read More