https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a67MCzUjUXA In this easy to understand khanacademymedicine video shared in September 2015, the treatment of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis is explained via animation. The video focuses on three factors — remission, maintaining remission, and preventing and treating complications. Learn more about medical advances in the treatment of inflammatory bowel diseases here. The video also touches on certain lifestyle aspects that can be changed or improved to help manage IBD symptoms. For example: eat a healthier diet, give up smoking, take up exercise, and reduce stress. Treating patients with IBD or Crohn’s disease includes symptomatic care and supportive care. Read more here. 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.