Causes

The exact causes of diverticulitis are not fully understood, but several factors are believed to play a role in its development. Some of the main causes of diverticulitis include: weakness in the walls of the colon, a low fibre diet, obesity, genetics, age and lifestyle factors such as smoking.

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What Causes Diverticular Disease?

Diverticular disease refers to the presence of small, bulging pouches called diverticula that can form in the lining of the

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Ultimate Guide to Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis

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What Foods Trigger Diverticulitis?

The relationship between specific foods and triggering diverticulitis flare-ups is not yet fully understood. However, certain dietary factors may contribute

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What Triggers Diverticulitis Flare Ups?

Here are some common factors that can potentially contribute to and cause diverticulitis flare-ups: Who knew stress could trigger a

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What Causes Diverticular Disease?

Diverticular disease refers to the presence of small, bulging pouches called diverticula that can form in the lining of the

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What Causes Diverticulitis?

The exact cause of diverticulitis is not fully understood, but several factors are thought to play a role. Further research

Causes