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Why Do Nutrients Get Low in IBD?

why do nutrients get low in IBD?

In an effort to provide you with high quality information and help you understand your Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) better, we wanted to discuss the why behind nutrient deficiencies. Today we will take a look at why nutrients get low in IBD.  IBD is a chronic illness that affects the digestive tract and presents itself […]

What Helps IBD Fatigue: Ways to Fight Fatigue From Crohn’s and Colitis

woman with IBD fatigue falling asleep at desk

Chronic fatigue is a common symptom in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), such as Crohn’s disease, Ulcerative colitis and Microscopic colitis. It happens in up to 50% of patients with IBD at diagnosis.  According to NIH, fatigue is 2x as common in patients with IBD than in those without IBD. Several other studies have […]