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While there is no one-size-fits-all diet for people with Crohn’s disease, being aware of common food triggers and carefully managing what you eat and drink may help you better control your symptoms.

8 Foods to Cut Back On or Cut Out to Help You Manage Crohn’s Disease

Avoiding common Crohn’s triggers, like pork, raw produce, and caffeine, may be the trick to keeping symptoms at bay.

People with inflammatory bowel disease are vulnerable to avoidant/restrictive food-intake disorder (ARFID), a kind of PTSD for food. Here’s how to recognize the signs.

How IBD Can Lead to ARFID (Fear of Food)

Pain after eating is a sign of inflammatory bowel disease — ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease. It can cause ARFID (avoidant/restrictive food-intake disorder), which can result in unhealthy weight loss, malnutrition, and worsening of symptoms.

Constantly using toilet paper can irritate the skin on your behind.

Crohn's Complications: How to Soothe a Sore Behind

Frequent diarrhea — a common symptom of Crohn's — can irritate the skin and lead to further complications. Find out how to get relief now.

If you have Crohn's disease, drinking smoothies can help shore up your diet. Frozen Pineapple, Frozen Banana, Power Smoothie, Unsweetened Coconut Milk, Good Sources Of Protein, Good Smoothies, Crohns, Mixed Berries, Fermented Foods

The Best Smoothies for People With Crohn’s

Smoothies offer plenty of vitamins and minerals in an easy-to-digest form.

Along with exercise and working with a mental health professional, journaling or expressive writing can help you manage your stress so it doesn’t trigger flare-ups. When Things Go Wrong, Cool Things To Make, Reduce Stress, How To Relieve Stress, Crohn's Disease, Clear Your Mind, Improve Mental Health, Dealing With Stress, Crohns

Here's How Journaling Can Help You Reduce Stress if You Have Crohn's | Everyday Health

Along with exercise and working with a mental health professional, journaling or expressive writing can help you manage your stress so it doesn’t trigger flare-ups.

Learn what you need to know about Crohn's disease and life expectancy. Massachusetts General Hospital, Crohn's Disease, Bone Loss, Crohns, Pharmacology, How To Relieve Stress, Health, Life, Health Care

Crohn’s Disease and Life Expectancy | Everyday Health

People with Crohn’s disease can have the same life expectancy as those without the condition. But there are certain steps they need to take.

Learn more about the benefits of yoga for Crohn's. Relaxation Response, Meditation Exercises, Mindfulness Techniques, Crohn's Disease, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Dealing With Stress, Restorative Yoga, Crohns, Yoga Benefits

Can Yoga Help Relieve Crohn's Symptoms? | Everyday Health

Research shows that the stress-relieving benefits of yoga can help improve symptoms for people with an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) like Crohn's.

Learn why coffee may not be the best choice if you have an IBD. Ibd Symptoms, Coffee Substitute, Everyday Make Up, Coffee Facts, Crohn's Disease, Everyday Quotes, Inflammatory Foods, Crohns, Sleep Deprivation

3 Ways Coffee Can Affect IBD and What to Drink Instead | Everyday Health

A warm cup of fresh coffee may sound like a good go-to drink for a morning pick-me-up. But that cup of joe may do more harm than good for people with Crohn's. Find out about coffee alternatives.

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Cooking Tips From Chefs With Crohn’s Disease | Everyday Health

If you have Crohn’s disease, cooking your own meals can help you avoid foods that can trigger a flare.

Learn which foods you should cut back on or cut out completely if you have Crohn's. Healthy Sugar, Healthy Foods To Eat, Healthy Fats, Everyday Make Up, Crohn's Disease, Fatty Fish, Fiber Foods, Crohns, Lower Cholesterol

8 Foods to Cut Back On or Cut Out to Help You Manage Crohn’s Disease | Everyday Health

Avoiding common Crohn’s triggers, like pork, raw produce, and caffeine, may be the trick to keeping symptoms at bay.

Learn why smoothies can help people with Crohn's. Frozen Pineapple, Frozen Banana, Smoothie Recipes, Snack Recipes, Power Smoothie, Unsweetened Coconut Milk, Crohn's Disease, Good Sources Of Protein, Good Smoothies

The Best Smoothies for People With Crohn’s | Everyday Health

Smoothies offer plenty of vitamins and minerals in an easy-to-digest form.

Learn what medications and supplies you always need on hand if you're living with Crohn's. Curcumin Supplement, Moist Heat, Inflammation Causes, Crohn's Disease, Muscle Spasms, Relapse, Abdominal Pain, Crohns

OTC Meds and Supplies for Crohn’s | Everyday Health

Stock your home with these essential over-the-counter medications and supplies to better manage your Crohn’s disease and ease the symptoms of a flare.

Don’t ignore abdominal pain, diarrhea, or fatigue. These are all possible symptoms of a Crohn’s flare, and there are steps you can take to manage them.

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Is It a Crohn’s Flare? How to Spot the Signs

If you have Crohn’s disease, you’ll likely experience flare-ups. But before you can treat the symptoms, you’ll have to learn to recognize them first.

Learn why swimming is a great exercise choice for people with Crohn's. Swimming Benefits, Crohn's Disease, Arthritis Symptoms, Bone Density, Lower Blood Pressure, Crohns, Bone Health, Reduce Inflammation, Health Remedies

The Benefits of Swimming if You Have Crohn’s | Everyday Health

Swimming can reduce inflammation and relieve joint pain in people with Crohn's. Here's what you need to know before taking your first plunge.

Your Crohn's nutrition plan should be highly individualized, but these easy-to-digest foods may be a good place to start. Easy To Digest Foods, Crohn's Disease, Crohns, Nutrition Plans, Diet, Health, Recipes, Per Diem, Health Care

10 Gut-Soothing Foods for People With Crohn’s Disease

If you have Crohn’s disease, try adding these easy to digest foods to your diet.

Here's what men need to know about Crohn's disease. Testosterone Replacement Therapy, Testosterone Therapy, Low Testosterone, Inflammation Causes, Crohn's Disease, Depression Treatment, Prostate Cancer, Crohns, Health

How Crohn’s Affects Men | Everyday Health

Crohn’s disease can cause more than just GI symptoms. It may also increase risk for depression, prostate cancer, and more.