Health Tip: Coping With Irritable Bowel Disease Flares

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Slideshow Pictures

(HealthDay News) -- Watching what you eat won't completely prevent irritable bowel flares, but it can help significantly.

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America suggests:

  • Opting for smaller, more frequent meals.
  • Limiting fried, greasy foods.
  • Restricting dairy products.
  • Cutting back on high-fiber foods, such as nuts, popcorn, seeds and corn.

-- Diana Kohnle

MedicalNews
Copyright © 2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved.

Subscribe to MedicineNet's General Health Newsletter

By clicking Submit, I agree to the MedicineNet's Terms & Conditions & Privacy Policy and understand that I may opt out of MedicineNet's subscriptions at any time.

Health Solutions From Our Sponsors