March 28, 2019

What’s the Difference Between Colitis and Crohn’s Disease? 

These inflammatory bowel diseases share many symptoms. IT’S EASY TO CONFUSE Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Both are chronic, inflammatory bowel diseases. Both cause painful, unpleasant gastrointestinal […]
March 26, 2019

Crohn’s disease and joint pain: Types, diagnosis, and treatment

Crohn’s disease causes joint pain in some people, as well as its typical gastrointestinal symptoms. Treatment for joint pain in people with Crohn’s depends on the […]
March 21, 2019

Can You Run With Crohn’s or Ulcerative Colitis? 

Exercising with IBD has added challenges, but it’s doable – and recommended. THE DAY HE RAN THE WALT Disney World Marathon, Todd Snider’s alarm went off at […]
March 14, 2019

Living With Cancer: Inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer — understanding the connection

Inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer You may be worried about the connection between inflammatory bowel disease and colon cancer. […] Inflammatory bowel disease and colon […]
March 14, 2019

Crohn’s disease study reveals huge potential for personalised treatment to help more patients

The largest study ever to look at why an expensive and commonly used group of drugs fails patients with Crohn’s disease has concluded that standardised drug […]
March 12, 2019

Surgery for Crohn’s Disease: Reasons, Complications, and More

Learn why you may need surgical treatment for Crohn’s, from elective to emergency surgery, including types of surgery, ostomy, complications, and follow-up care. If you have […]
March 8, 2019

Bowel resection for Crohn’s disease: What to expect

A small bowel resection is a type of surgery in which the surgeon removes a damaged part of the small intestine and rejoins the healthy parts. […]