No. We are not sure what causes them (Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis) but they do not appear to be contagious.
Ulcerative colitis will not affect catching HPV; it is very contagious and nearly all that are exposed to the virus catch HPV.
Herpes does not cause ulcerative colitis.
There are several sites that have information about colitis and diets for colitis. Here are two websites that might be able to help you: http://colitis.emedtv.com/ulcerative-colitis/ulcerative-colitis-diet.html AND http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/ulcerative-colitis/creating-an-ulcerative-colitis-plan
No specific cause of ulcerative colitis has been identified.
10% of people who have an IBD have ulcerative colitis
Ulcerative colitis can cause perforations in the rectum
Ulcerative colitis can be a horrible disease to have, but there are things that you can eat to help the situation. www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/���ulcerative-colitis/���creating-an-ulcerative-colitis-plan
Ulcerative colitis does not affect sperm quality.
Probability is low that ulcerative colitis results in cancer.
Ulcerative colitis is a serious condition that eating foods can cause problems with. Here is a link to a webpage with more information. www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/���ulcerative-colitis/���creating-an-ulcerative-colitis-plan
Colitis is a general term for inflammation of the colon. Ulcerative colitis is a particular disease that involves inflammation of the colon.
This website tells you the worse and best foods to eat and ulcerative diets. http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/ulcerative-colitis/creating-an-ulcerative-colitis-plan
Yes ulcerative colitis is a life time illness
Most types of colitis are not contagious. Many researchers believe that infectious colitis is contagious.
Absolutely. It would be very beneficial to be on a special diet if you suffer from ulcerative colitis. You can learn how to create a meal plan for this diet at http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/ulcerative-colitis/creating-an-ulcerative-colitis-plan
Yes, there is an ulcerative colitis cure. The type of cure one can receive generally depends on the severity of the ulcerative colitis. It usually involves medicine and changes in diet.
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In ulcerative colitis, the inflammation affects the lining of the rectum and large intestine.
Ulcerative colitis usually affects the large intestine.
Ulcerative Colitis can be treated a number of different ways depending on the patient. Treatment can include changes to diet and/or prescription drugs. You can find more information on: http://www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/ulcerative-colitis/ulcerative-colitis-treatment-overview
Long term medication with Mesalazine is needed for keeping ulcerative colitis in remission
Yes, there are diets for ulcerative colitis! WebMD as well as MayoClinic.com will show you great diets for ulcerative colitis! These sites will guide you and provide you with a diet plan suitable for your condition.
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/ulcerative-colitis/DS00598/DSECTION=lifestyle-and-home-remedies is an excellent article full of information on what to eat and what to avoid when troubled by ulcerative colitis.
Ulcerative colitis is definitely manageable, but not curable. WebMD is a great resources for management options.