March 10, 2016

Crohn’s sufferer turns illness into business after making fashionable COLOSTOMY bags 

A woman with Crohn’s disease creates fashionable colostomy and ileostomy bags. A young woman who sufferers from Crohn’s disease has managed to turn her illness into […]
March 3, 2016

Celiac disease, Crohn’s disease share common symptoms and part of their genetic background

The two common inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) of celiac disease and Crohn’s disease share common symptoms and also appear to be part of the same genetic background. Celiac disease […]
February 25, 2016

Crohn’s Disease in Children 

What you need to know about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of Crohn’s in children. If your child has been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, you most likely […]
February 18, 2016

First Biosimilar Therapy for Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis Is Focus of FDA Meeting

A recent FDA meeting considered a biosimilar treatment for Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Arthritis Advisory Committee recently met to review […]
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 […]