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What new treatments for crohn s and colitis are being developed

What New Treatments for Crohn’s and Colitis Are Being Developed?

Great efforts are being made to find new treatments for people with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), specifically the two main forms of IBD: Crohn...

Dr. Brian Bressler

Ulcerative colitis and smoking

Ulcerative Colitis and Smoking

For most people smoking is simply a bad idea. Chronic smokers are at significantly greater risk for numerous ailments, including lung and mouth can...

Skin issues related to crohn s disease and ulcerative colitis

Skin Issues Related to Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), which includes Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, is an illness that affects the gastrointestinal tract. But...

Dr. Greg Rosenfeld

Eye issues related to crohn s disease and ulcerative colitis

Eye Issues Related to Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are conditions associated with IBD that do not directly involve the intestinal t...

Dr. Greg Rosenfeld

Popular diets for crohn s disease and ulcerative colitis

Popular Diets for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

As previously discussed, diet can play a major role in the management of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. With so much information currently...

Ashley Charlebois

27-year-old female with ulcerative colitis requiring 5-ASA suppositories

Age: 27 Gender: female The important feature of this management plan is that the patient understood the importance of using her suppositories bey...

Dr. Brian Bressler

Is crohn s making your period worse ibd and pregnancy expert answers common questions about your period

Is Crohn’s Making Your Period Worse? IBD and Pregnancy Expert Answers Common Questions About Your Period

An IBD patient advocate recently brought the issue of period pain and IBD to our attention at Discover Therapies, wondering if researchers have ide...

Rectal therapy in ulcerative colitis an option that shouldn t be overlooked

Rectal Therapy In Ulcerative Colitis: An Option That Shouldn’t be Overlooked

If you cringe at the thought of using a rectal therapy in your ulcerative colitis treatment plan, you’re not alone. Most people consider them to be...

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