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Health Tip: Coping With Irritable Bowel Disease Flares

Last Updated: December 30, 2016.

(HealthDay News) -- Watching what you eat won't completely prevent irritable bowel flares, but it can help significantly.

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America suggests:

  • Opting for smaller, more frequent meals.
  • Limiting fried, greasy foods.
  • Restricting dairy products.
  • Cutting back on high-fiber foods, such as nuts, popcorn, seeds and corn.