Dr. Kim Benner, Pharm.D., BCPS, FASHP, FPPAG, professor of pharmacy practice at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy at Samford University, and Jade Peoples, a 2017 Doctor of Pharmacy Candidate at the McWhorter School of Pharmacy, discusses the difference between IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) and IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) along with talking about one of the two main disease states of IBD-Crohn’s disease. Dr. Benner and Peoples will discuss health tips for the condition and a brief overview of the medications used based on the severity of the disease!
DID YOU KNOW?
There is a difference between IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) and IBS (irritable bowel syndrome) . There could be certain foods that trigger flare ups. Be sure to keep a food diary to help find what foods could be better for you.