Additional Information

Learn about other factors such as joint, skin, eye issues related to Crohn's Disease.

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Joint issues related to crohn s disease and ulcerative colitis

Joint Issues Related to Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (both inflammatory bowel diseases), by definition, primarily affect the gastrointestinal tract. But the immu...

Dr. Greg Rosenfeld

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

Smoking and crohn s disease

Smoking and Crohn's Disease

Tobacco smoke contains literally thousands of chemicals, including the addictive substance nicotine, and toxins such as carbon monoxide and cyanide...

Dr. Brian Bressler

Does Stress Cause Crohn's or Colitis Flares?

Most people who have inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) like Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis don’t have symptoms all the time. Usually, there...

Dr. Brian Bressler

Fecal calprotectin test for crohn s and colitis

Fecal Calprotectin Test for Crohn's and Colitis

The best test currently available to assess intestinal inflammation, the type that occurs with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis, is an endosco...

Vaccinations

An Overview of Immunizations and Recommendations for Patients on Biologics and Immunosuppressants Many treatments for Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerati...

Dr. Brian Bressler

Ibd advocates you should know about

IBD Advocates You Should Know About

Surrounding ourselves with positive, supportive people can have such a big impact on our lives. That supportive network gives us energy and streng...

Participating in clinical trials

Participating In Clinical Trials

Clinical trials are an integral part of advancing scientific research and delivering promising new treatments. Research gathered from a clinical t...

Dr. Hal Gunn and CEO of Qu Biologics Inc.

Risk factors predicting severe crohn s disease

Risk Factors Predicting Severe Crohn’s Disease

Risk factors Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract. It can affect any part of the gastrointestinal tr...