Investigating Elimination Diets for Treating Ulcerative Colitis


“Can cutting down on sulfur-containing amino acids help prevent ulcerative colitis symptoms?” This is one of the questions posed by Dr. Greger in this Nutrition Facts video from 2015. The doctor discusses the success some people with ulcerative colitis (UC) have experienced in reducing flares by changing their diet and eliminating certain food groups.

Could gluten be responsible for Crohn’s disease?

For some, eliminating dairy helped to bring them into remission, while other reported eliminating meat and alcohol had a better effect. Dr. Gregor recommends UC patients limit the amount of meat they eat to once a week and advises them to consider an elimination diet to find out which foods trigger their UC flares.

What’s it like living with ulcerative colitis while at college? Find out about Emily’s experience.

IBD News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 5 / 5. Vote count: 1

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

As you found this post useful...

Follow us on social media!

We are sorry that this post was not useful for you!

Let us improve this post!

Tell us how we can improve this post?

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.