People who have cancer, they never get their meds questioned or get second guessed on how better to treat their disease. IBD? Yeah, then it's "oh if you just eat this way" or "take these vitamins" you'd be cured". 😐
It's a case of "anything I don't understand must be simple" syndrome. People with clinical depression get told to "just snap out of it".
People don't think much about
their guts because there's normally not a lot of sensation there and everything just works. Most people have heard of UC but it's still a stigmatized illness that people don't want to talk about