March 22, 2018

Ulcerative Colitis

Learn all about ulcerative colitis. Ulcerative Colitis What is ulcerative colitis? Ulcerative colitis is a chronic, or long lasting, disease that causes inflammation—irritation or swelling—and sores […]
March 20, 2018

Crohn’s Disease

Get all your questions about Crohn’s disease answered. Crohn’s Disease Definition & Facts What is Crohn’s disease? Crohn’s disease is a chronic disease that causes inflammation and irritation in your digestive […]
March 15, 2018

Crohn’s: What being a young person with disease is really like

Young people also get Crohn’s disease. Prior to being hospitalised for Crohn’s disease in 2016, I suffered for an extensive amount of time with chronic abdominal […]
March 8, 2018

What is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? 

Get to know inflammatory bowel disease. What is inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)? Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a term for two conditions (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative […]
February 22, 2018

More Severe IBD Boosts Risk for Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease, Italian Study Suggests

More severe forms of inflammatory bowel disease also increases the risk for non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD). The risk that inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients will […]
February 15, 2018

Crohn’s Complications: How to Soothe a Sore Behind

A sore behind is not uncommon in Crohn’s disease — how to help? You may not want to talk about it in polite company, but if […]
February 8, 2018

Why it took me 12 years to be diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease

One woman shares her long journey to a Crohn’s diagnosis. One of the thing that frustrates many us with IBD is the many years of struggling […]
February 1, 2018

Improving prediction accuracy of Crohn’s disease based on repeated fecal sampling

Testing fecal samples can give a more accurate Crohn’s disease diagnosis. Researchers at the University of California San Diego Center for Microbiome Innovation (CMI) have found […]