Commenting on the foods an IBD patient eats is a no-no. No two people who suffer from IBD are the same and different foods will affect them differently. Many will be unable to eat fruit and vegetables when experiencing flares, so they'll eat white bread and other lower fiber foods. While you may think this isn't healthy, it may be the only food the person's digestive system can tolerate at the time. Discover seven myths and facts about Crohn's disease.