How debilitating is ulcerative colitis?

Answer On One Hand: Debilitating SymptomsUlcerative colitis, an irritable bowel disease, can be debilitating and life threatening in severe cases. A patient with ulcerative colitis can endure chronic flar... Read More »

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Ulcerative Colitis Foods?

Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease which causes ulcers in the lining of the colon. The ulcers can produce puss and bleed, while the inflammation can cause the colon to empty freque... Read More »

How effective is Asacol for ulcerative colitis?

On One Hand: Asacol Has Been Shown to be EffectiveMesalamine (brand-name Asacol) has been shown to reduce ulcerative colitis symptoms in two ways. It controls symptoms, including bowel movements an... Read More »

Is ulcerative colitis a discriminate disease?

On One Hand: Ulcerative Colitis Is DiscriminateUlcerative colitis generally runs in families and is more common in people of European descent.On the Other: Ulcerative Colitis Can Strike AnyoneThoug... Read More »

Is lysine good for ulcerative colitis?

On One Hand: Lysine's Normal UsesLysine is an essential amino acid that treats and prevents herpes infections, canker sores, Bell's palsy and facilitates calcium use in the body. Using lysine for u... Read More »