April 23, 2019

Virtual repurposing can help discover new uses for existing drugs

Virtual repurposing uses big data and genomics to discover connections between seemingly “unconnected” diseases that may lead to new treatments. he process for discovering drugs tends […]
April 18, 2019

Does Having Crohn’s Disease or Colitis Affect My Risk of Getting Colon Cancer?

The short answer from a colorectal surgeon Q: Does having inflammatory bowel disease affect my risk for developing colon cancer? A: Yes. If you go back 20 […]
April 16, 2019

Patent-pending probiotic could disrupt Crohn’s disease biofilms

Probiotics typically aim to rebalance bacteria populations in the gut, but new research suggests they may also help break apart stubborn biofilms. Probiotics typically aim to […]
April 4, 2019

7 Crohn’s Disease Symptoms – Crohn’s Signs and Complications

Unfortunately, the symptoms go way beyond abdominal pain. If you’ve recently been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease, chances are you haven’t thought about how it can affect parts […]
April 2, 2019

Stelara vs. Humira: Comparing biologics

Stelara and Humira are two biologics that help treat immune conditions, such as psoriatic arthritis and Crohn’s disease. In this article, we look at the similarities […]
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 […]