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10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Crohn's Disease

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What is Crohn's disease?


DNA genetic code concept.
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How did I get Crohn's?


Multiple variations of pills in trays.
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Is there medication to treat Crohn's?


Yoga class for stress reduction and exercise.
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Are there other treatment options?


Health breakfast wont cure Crohn's but could help symptoms.
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How should I change my diet?


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Are there potential complications?


Looking up terms online.
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What do these Crohn's terms mean?


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Will I need surgery?


Nurse answering patients questions.
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How often should I meet with a doctor?


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Can I travel, work, or exercise?


Erica Sanderson

Erica Sanderson

Erica Sanderson is a former content producer and editor for HealthCentral. Living with a chronic disorder that affects the lungs and instestine, Erica focused on covering digestive health and respiratory health. Topics included COPD, asthma, acid reflux, managing symptoms and medication.