10 Probable Causes of Inflammatory Bowel Disease


A family history of either Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis will increase your risk of an IBD. Researchers have found that if a twin has Crohn’s disease, there is a 50% chance the other twin will also develop the condition. However, for ulcerative colitis, this figure drops to a 6% chance.

Read about twins with IBD raising awareness in the Take Step Initiative¬†of Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation.

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