Diverticulitis

Get the latest information on diverticulitis, including causes, treatments, and prevention tips.

5 Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Diverticulitis

More than half of GI-related hospital admissions in the U.S. each year are due to this condition.

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Decoding Your Bowel Movements

It wasn’t until I started seeing a gastroenterologist (GI) that I began having some of the most uncomfortable conversations of my life. After all, one of the most common conversations with GIs includes the question, “How’s your poop?” I always tried ...

By Jackie Zimmerman

How Long To Stay On Low-residue Diet After Diverticulitis?

Question Asked by NJJones How Long To Stay On Low-residue Diet After Diverticulitis? A week ago I was in the hospital for diverticulitis. They gave me antibiotics and clear liquids. Since I have been home I have started backs on a few low residue foo...