Diets and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

Some people have found that following certain types of diets helps them to manage their inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) symptoms.

This section takes a look at what some of these diets are and what evidence there is behind them.

Please note that there isn't a specific diet for people with IBD and there is currently little research into diet and IBD, however this is becoming an increasingly researched area. If you are thinking of trying a specific diet you should speak to your doctor or dietician before starting.

Other diets include:

  • SCD
  • Pescatarian
  • IBD-AID

Low residue and liquid diets are both recognised to have a role in the treatment of IBD and you may be asked to follow these diets by a physician. 

Find this article useful?

Why not sign up to our mailing list and receive regular articles and tips about IBD to your inbox?

0 Comments

You need to be logged in to comment.

No comments yet.

Find this article useful?

Why not sign up to our mailing list and receive regular articles and tips about IBD to your inbox?