A colonoscopy is a procedure performed by a doctor called a gastroenterologist, who uses a colonoscope to look inside the colon and check for diseases like cancer or colitis.
Patients with IBD need to work with their health care providers to decide which vaccines they need to stay healthy.
Learn what to expect and what to do if you get a bill you were not expecting after having a colorectal cancer screening.
If you have an ostomy with short bowel syndrome (SBS), you may need to adjust what you eat and drink to change your stool output.
Oral rehydration helps patients with short bowel syndrome stay adequately hydrated and maintain the correct amount of fluid in their body.
Short bowel syndrome (SBS) happens when you don’t have enough small bowel which stops your body from absorbing nutrients from food or drink.
Short bowel syndrome (SBS) is a rare disorder that happens when you don’t have enough small intestine, or it doesn’t work well.
If you have a colostomy with short bowel syndrome (SBS), you may need to adjust what you eat and drink to change your stool output.
Exclusive enteral nutrition, or EEN, is a low risk and safe therapy that can help improve symptoms of Crohn’s disease.
Consuming a wide variety of foods with fiber is important for gut health in patients with inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD.