What is Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis?

Diverticulosis is when small pouches have formed in your colon wall. If these pouches become infected or inflamed, a painful and more serious condition called diverticulitis may develop. Aging may contribute to colon conditions. But eating plenty of unprocessed, high-fiber foods may make a difference in the health of your colon.

 Symptoms of Diverticulitis: