Season 2-Episode 35-IBD part 2-Ulcerative Colitis

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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, discuss the second condition of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Ulcerative Colitis (UC). They will talk about the symptoms of the disease, the difference between it and Crohn’s disease along with what treatments may be best to help manage the condition.

Listen now below to Tuesday’s new Healthy Dose® episode which aired on 3-7-17 at 5pm on WVSU FM91.1 Birmingham! #healthydose #ulcerativecolitis #samfordpharmacy #samforduniversity #wvsu #IBD #UCbenner-kim


Probiotics may be used as add on therapy to help patients with UC, especially the probiotic VSL#3.

For more information on UC or Crohn’s Disease, visit



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