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Do Probiotics Help with IBD?

probiotics in heart shape

If I had to pick one topic that is both the most polarizing and misunderstood in IBD nutrition- it’s probiotics. And specifically probiotics for IBD. In fact, I was surprised to learn that in 2020 the American Gastroenterology Associates (AGA) recommended against the use of probiotics in Crohn’s and only suggested the use of probiotics […]

What Results Can I Expect While Working with the Crohn’s and Colitis Dietitians?

One of the most common topics that comes up with new and prospective clients is around what changes they can expect when modifying their diet & nutrition. It makes sense- people want to know what they are getting into beforehand.  More importantly, people want to know if it will be worth the time, money and […]

Misconceptions About IBD From The Personal & Professional Perspective

Purple flower and misconceptions about IBD

Hi everyone! I’m Ashley Hurst-  a Registered Dietitian who specializes in providing nutritional support and guidance to those living with Irritable Bowel Diseases (IBD) such as Crohn’s and Colitis. I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in 2011 and, despite my nutrition background, often felt as lost as many of you may feel right now.  And […]