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Inflammatory bowel disease ibd is becoming a global concern

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) is Becoming a Global Concern

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a chronic inflammatory disease that causes inflammation in all or parts of the intestines. The two most common ...

Dr. Gil Kaplan

Environmental risk factors and the global increase of ibd

Environmental Risk Factors and the Global Increase of IBD

A number of explanations have been suggested to explain the differing rates of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) between the Western world countries...

Dr. Gil Kaplan

How doctors are monitoring inflammation from ibd

How Doctors Are Monitoring Inflammation from IBD

You know about the laundry list of complications that may arise with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), including structural damage to the intestine...

Dr. Peter Higgins

How ulcerative colitis can change the large intestine

How Ulcerative Colitis Can Change the Large Intestine

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is most often defined by its well-established symptoms: cramping, diarrhea, stomach noises, etc. And most patients with UC ...

Crohn s how it might impact your work life and what you can do about it

Crohn’s: How It Might Impact Your Work Life and What You Can Do About It

If you’re one of the estimated 700,000 Americans affected by Crohn’s Disease, the definition of workplace stress takes on a whole new meaning. With...

7 ulcerative colitis facts you should know

7 Ulcerative Colitis Facts You Should Know

Colitis is not Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) Ulcerative Colitis is a type of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), not to be confused with Irritable ...

What is steeep and why should you care

What is STEEEP and Why Should you Care?

An acronym for safe, timely, effective, efficient, equitable, and patient-centered care, STEEEP was trademarked by Baylor Health Care System in 200...

Hacks for injection treatments for ibd

Hacks for Injection Treatments for IBD

Of the available Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) treatments, many of them involve an injection or intravenous infusion. Several of the more common...

The new link between ibd and heart attacks

The NEW Link Between IBD and Heart Attacks

Chronic inflammation is a contributing factor to cardiovascular disease (CVD). For this reason, patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) need...

Norovirus might help unlock a new treatment for crohn s

Norovirus Might Help Unlock a New Treatment for Crohn’s

This common virus may contribute to the latest Crohn’s research as it can help scientists understand how Crohn’s disease manifests. What is Norovi...

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