Crohn’s Disease? 8 Tips for Eating Out
Restaurant survival guide
by Carina Storrs
If you have Crohn’s disease, you have to be picky about what you put in your mouth, and going out to eat may be a challengeparticularly if you’re having a flare-up.
“Crohn’s patients have anxiety about eating period, but when you’re not in your own home and bathroom it can cause a lot of anxiety,” says Tamara Duker Freuman, a registered dietitian in New York who specializes in digestive disorders.
However, if you do feel up for eating out, check out these 8 tips to avoid aggravating a flare-up and make the most of your dining experience.
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