Ulcerative Colitis Foods?

Answer 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 »

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How debilitating is ulcerative colitis?

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 »

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 »

Do laxatives cause ulcerative colitis?

On One Hand: Cause UnknownUlcerative colitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. It affects the large intestine, and typically causes abdominal pain and cramping, diarrhea and sometimes rectal... Read More »

Is ulcerative colitis an autoimmune disorder?

On One Hand: Ulcerative Colitis is an Inflammatory DisorderUlcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic disease in which there is inflammation of the mucosa of the colon. It is classified as an inflammator... Read More »