September 26, 2015
It's common to feel concerned about becoming pregnant when you have IBD. You can have a safe, healthy pregnancy when your disease is in remission.
Categorized as: Family Health, Pregnancy and Childbirth
Tagged with: diarrhea, IBD, inflammatory bowel disease, Miscarriage, ulcerative colitis
September 25, 2015
Ulcerative colitis is part of a group of diseases called inflammatory bowel disease. It's causes inflammation in the colon leading to pain and diarrhea.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness
Tagged with: diarrhea, inflammation, inflammatory bowel disease, stomach pain, ulcerative colitis
Article - 2 Minute Read
August 7, 2015
UPMC has one of the first patient-centered, disease specific medical homes in the country - Total Care-IBD. Learn about the benefits of medical homes.
Medically Reviewed by Digestive Disorders
Tagged with: Crohn's disease, IBD, inflammatory bowel disease, medical home, ulcerative colitis
Article - 3 Minute Read
March 26, 2015
There are many steps you can take to lower your risk of developing colorectal cancer. Learn more about colorectal cancer risk factors and screening tests.
Medically Reviewed by Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center
Categorized as: Cancer Care, Living and Wellness
Tagged with: alcohol consumption, cancer screening, colorectal cancer, Crohn's disease, smoking risks, ulcerative colitis
November 8, 2014
Learn about Crohn's disease, an inflammatory bowel disease. Discover the symptoms and treatment options for Crohn's, including cutting-edge technology.
Categorized as: Health Topics A-Z
Tagged with: Crohn's disease, ct scan, fever, IBD, inflammatory bowel disease, MRI, rash, surgery, ulcerative colitis, UPMC Digestive Disorders Center
September 5, 2014
Learn whether or not stress can cause digestive disorders, and discover some causes for common digestive disorders, especially irritable bowl diseases.
Tagged with: anxiety, Crohn's disease, depression, digestive diseases, digestive disorders, disease, fatigue, inflammatory bowel disease, pain, pancreatitis, therapy, ulcerative colitis, UPMC Digestive Disorders Center, Visceral Inflammation and Pain Center