5 IBD Risk Factors You Should Know

5 IBD Risk Factors You Should Know

3. Ethnicity


IBD has been found to be most prevalent in North American and European countries, and least prevalent in Asian and African countries. Caucasians and Jewish people are highly prone to developing IBD. More generally, industrialized and developed countries have a greater incidence of IBD.

Sometimes, children with Crohn’s Disease may experience racial disparities in healthcare. Read more about it here.

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