OSU MyChart Login
 
HealthDay News
Health Tip: Get Enough Nutrients
Potential benefits of proper diet
-- Diana Kohnle

(HealthDay News) -- A nutritious diet is especially important for people with irritable bowel disease (IBD), since they may be at increased risk of malnutrition.

The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America says possible benefits of a nutritious diet include:

  • Fewer symptoms of IBD.
  • Reduced risk of iron or calcium deficiency.
  • Improved bone health.
  • Healthier body weight.
  • Better regulation of hormone levels in girls and women.
Copyright © 2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved.