In-depth

Complications

IBD and colon cancer: How often do you need screening?

Coping and support

IBD and depression: Is there a connection?

Support groups

Lifestyle and home remedies

Aerobic exercise

Laxatives

Low-fiber diet

Quit-smoking strategies

Preparing for your appointment

10 IBD questions to ask at your next appointment

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Anal pain

Fatigue

Tests and diagnosis

Barium enema

Colonoscopy

CT scan

Flexible sigmoidoscopy

MRI

Needle biopsy

X-ray

Treatments and drugs

Prednisone risks, benefits

Aug. 09, 2017
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