Crohn’s disease is an illness that affects millions of people worldwide. Related diseases are IBS, IBD, Colitis, Ulcerative Proctitis, Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome and several others. The good news about IBS, Colitis and Crohn’s Disease is that it is almost never fatal. But the downside of this is, the painful side effects and complications associated with these chronic illnesses are unpleasant. IBS, Colitis and Crohn’s Disease is a disease of bouts of suffering broken up by periods of remission. These periods of remission can last for a long time and can become a permanent cure, if managed correctly. Quality of life for sufferers can be improved dramatically by using a number of practical techniques to manage and control the symptoms.
If a doctor tells you that you have IBS, Colitis or Crohn’s Disease you need to learn all you can about these diseases. Start by asking him or her for very specific information about support resources for the illness. Be very proactive by jumping on the internet to locate support groups, books and papers written about management, control as well as the diet you should adopt to gain control.
Many modern researchers have come to the conclusion that diet and lifestyle changes will control, and in some cases may heal IBS, Colitis and Crohn’s Disease.
On this site you will find information for people diagnosed with one of these diseases, including diet options and alternative treatments. You will also find information you can share with loved ones that explains more about the diseases.
We hope you find the information useful. You may also find some products we have found that help relieve the discomfort associated with the disease. Don’t feel obligated to purchase anything. If you do, however, the proceeds go towards maintaining this information source.
Above all else, remember you are not alone. You would be amazed at how much improvement you find just keeping a positive attitude.