February 11, 2016

Crohn’s Disease Treatments Alter Microbial Makeup

Anti-inflammatory medications used for children’s Crohn’s disease can change the components of their gut microbiome, yet may not fully restore the microbial balance. Anti-inflammatory treatment for children’s Crohn’s […]
February 5, 2016

9 things you need to know about Ulcerative Colitis

Learn nine important facts about the inflammatory bowel diseases of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.   Ulcerative Colitis (UC) is one of the two main forms […]
February 2, 2016

Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis Relapse triggered by Sleep Disturbances

The inflammatory bowel diseases Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis might worsen in the presence of sleep disturbances. Many people understand the importance of a getting a good […]
January 20, 2016

Some Benefit With Entyvio for Arthritis in Crohn’s

People with Crohn’s disease who take the medication vedolizumab (Entyvio) might not only treat their Crohn’s-specific symptoms but also garner joint health benefits. Treatment with vedolizumab (Entyvio) […]
January 5, 2016

Stem Cell Transplants and Tough-to-Treat Crohn’s

Researchers, who were previously hopeful about stem cells for treating Crohn’s disease, report that this treatment did not help those with resistant cases of Crohn’s disease. […]
December 10, 2015

Seeking a Cure for Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are both types of inflammatory bowel diseases. It’s not uncommon for these diseases to be misdiagnosed for many years in patients. […]
December 10, 2015

Effects Of Crohn’s Disease Difficult During The Holidays, Both Physically & Mentally

Two million Americans have Crohn’s disease. It can be tough to get through the holidays without a flare up of Crohn’s disease, mostly due to tempting […]