Nutrition is important for patients with IBD, who may have poor appetite and decreased nutrient absorption.
In this section, you’ll find:
- information about why nutrition is important
- tricks to boost your intake of protein and calories, if necessary
information about nutritional therapy, including nasogastric (NG) tube feeding
- food and symptom diaries, to help you keep track of what you’re eating and how you’re feeling
- comments about alternative or complementary therapies