Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Sugar binges increase risk of inflammatory bowel disease, study suggests

(University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry) Short-term increases in sugar consumption could increase the risk of inflammatory bowel disease and have a significant impact on our health, a new study out of the University of Alberta suggests.In a study published in Scientific Reports, U of A researchers found that mice had an increased susceptibility to chemically induced colitis and more severe symptoms after only two days of a high-sugar diet compared with those eating a balanced diet.