Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a special diet for people with Crohn's disease?

There is no proven diet to help people with Crohn’s disease, but there are certain foods that may be triggers for the condition. Some foods to avoid include:

  • Alcohol
  • Butter
  • Coffee
  • Tea
  • Chocolate
  • Fatty foods
  • Nuts and seeds
  • Raw fruits
  • Raw vegetables
  • Spicy foods

Additionally, it’s recommended that people with Crohn’s disease stick to a high-calorie, high-protein diet.

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