There are many intestinal diseases that may lead to an ileostomy. Among these, Crohn’s disease, diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis, and more. Post-op MNT recommendations include suggestions like small frequent meals and maintaining hydration. Small, simple diet changes can make big impacts on nutritional well-being and quality of life, and Stacey Phillips, MS, RDN explains it all.
Performance Indicators: 8.1.3, 8.1.4, 8.1.5, 8.3.1