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Diet and Nutrition

Living with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) means paying special attention to what you eat. Maintaining good nutrition can be a balancing act. Learn how to stay on the right track.

Crohn's & Colitis Congress 2024

January 25-27: The premier conference for IBD professionals is headed to the Bellagio in Las Vegas, NV. Discover the latest treatments and leave with practical information you can immediately apply.

New Meal Planning Tool

Our Gut Friendly Recipes tool helps reduce stress around meal choice and cooking. It includes over 500 dietitian approved recipes, 7-day meal plans, and much more…It’s also free!

MyIBD Learning Education Programs

Throughout 2023, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation is hosting virtual, in-person, and on demand MyIBD Learning education programs. Each program is created for patients and caregivers of all ages—wherever they are in their patient journey.

Featured Study Opportunities

Any promotion below of studies listed on the Foundation’s Featured Study Opportunities page are paid for by the study sponsor (or affiliates).
This promotion does not imply recommendation or favor of the Foundation, as the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation does not endorse any particular study.
If you are interested in participating in a study, the Foundation recommends that you consult with your healthcare professional first.



BOOM-IBD Clinical Trial

Age: Adult (18+)
Disease Type: Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis


Researchers in the BOOM-IBD Clinical Trial are exploring whether nerve stimulation, a therapy already approved by the FDA to treat other conditions, can be effective for treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease.


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We bring together the largest community of IBD patients in the country, and we engage them in the fight against Crohn’s & colitis. Patients are involved in setting our research priorities, contributing data and biosamples to accelerate research, helping design our educational efforts alongside our scientific advisors, and advocating for key public policy issues to legislators.

Michael Osso, President & CEO, Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

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Crohn's & Colitis Foundation

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization focused on both research and patient support for inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), with the mission of curing Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis and improving the quality of life for the millions of Americans living with IBD. The Foundation’s work is dramatically accelerating the research process, while also providing extensive educational and support resources for patients and their families, medical professionals, and the public.