Conquering Crohn’s: Living with Crohn’s Disease

September 14, 2017 admin 0

DAUPHIN COUNTY, Pa. — Janelle and Andrew are at different starting points in their lives: Janelle and her husband just purchased their first home together, […]

Woman with invisible illnesses accused of faking disability for badge

August 3, 2017 admin 1

Laura was horrified by the note left on her windscreen (Picture: Mercury) A woman with more than five chronic illnesses was accused of faking her […]

10 diseases where medical marijuana could have impact

July 1, 2017 admin 0

(CNN) Dr. Sue Sisley noticed an unexpected trend among her patients. The psychiatrist works with veterans who struggle with post-traumatic stress disorder, also known as […]

Researchers Identify Fungus That May Worsen Crohn’s Disease Symptoms

June 29, 2017 admin 0

The fungus Candida tropicalis may trigger gut inflammation and worsen Crohn’s disease, according to results of a study presented at this year’s Digestive Disease Week, […]

High fat diet reduces gut bacteria, Crohn’s disease symptoms

June 23, 2017 admin 0

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have shown a high fat diet may lead to specific changes in gut bacteria that could […]

New type of treatment for Crohn’s disease is approved by NICE

June 18, 2017 admin 0

Following NICE recommendations, patients with Crohn’s disease will have routine NHS access to drug ustekinumab, which offers a new way of treating the condition. Ustekinumab […]

Depression May Influence Progression of Crohn’s Disease, Study Finds

June 13, 2017 admin 0

Depression May Influence Progression of Crohn’s Disease, Study Finds Depression is a psychological condition that is twice as prevalent in patients with inflammatory bowel disease […]

9 lesser known signs of inflammatory bowel disease

May 26, 2017 admin 0

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis don’t just affect the bowels. Ahead of World IBD Day on May 19, gut health blogger Jenna Farmer highlights some […]