Learn about IBD
Inflammatory bowel disease or IBD is a chronic (on-going) inflammatory condition that affects the digestive system.
There are two main types of IBD:
- Ulcerative colitis
- Crohn’s disease
Both of these conditions have some similar and overlapping symptoms, but affect different parts of the digestive system.
This section will tell you more about:
- What IBD is
- The difference between ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease
- What the general symptoms of IBD are
- What causes IBD
- What the outlook is for someone with IBD