Tag: "ulcerative colitis"
Kids & Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Tips for Handling the Holidays
For the families of kids with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), the holidays can be a tough time of year. So many of our holiday traditions are centered on food! Read recommendations for a balanced approach: enjoying a festive treat while sticking to an eating plan.
Handy Checklist: Traveling with Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis
Traveling with conditions like Crohn's and ulcerative colitis is possible with some up-front planning. Our handy checklist can help you prepare.
You Are Not Alone: 4 Tips for Kids and Teens with IBD
Patients with IBD, or Crohn's and colitis, can face feelings of isolation, fear and embarrassment. Read one patient's tips to help manage them.
Handy Checklist: Going to College with IBD
Choosing a college can be particularly stressful for those with inflammatory bowel disease. To help, our IBD team compiled a going-to-college checklist.
Perspective on Alternative IBD Diets
More patient families have been asking about the role of alternative IBD diets. A gastroenterologist explains what they are and their effectiveness.
IBD: Tips for Managing Steroid Side Effects
When your child has IBD, steroids are often used as a first line of defense. Here are a few tips for managing steroid side effects.