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Does IBD affect menstrual health?

woman with ibd holding stomach with menstrual cramps

IBD can have a far-reaching effect on all aspects of everyday life. And for female IBD patients, the menstrual cycle is often no exception. The sex hormones that dictate a woman’s menstrual cycle are delicately balanced, and they can be disrupted easily whether you’re an IBD sufferer or not. However, IBD comes with several symptoms […]