Specific Carbohydrate and Mediterranean Diets for Crohn's Disease

  • Dietary Changes
  • Limited to 194 patients
  • 1 Location

This study is evaluating how effective two diets are the for treatment of Crohn's disease: the Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD) and a Mediterranean style diet (MSD). Both diets have been demonstrated to have numerous other health benefits. The two diets will be compared in terms of their ability to resolve both the symptoms and inflammation in the bowel.

Eligibility Checklist

You may be eligible to participate if you meet the following criteria:

  • Ages 18 and older
  • Diagnosed with Crohn’s disease
  • Active Crohn’s disease (i.e. not in remission)
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How You Can Participate

This study is currently accepting candidates. You would receive medical care from Dr. Corey Siegel at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center. Answer a few questions to see if you can participate ›

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost?
The treatment and doctor visits are free.
Are traveling expenses covered?
Travel expenses will generally be covered.
I have more questions, who do I ask?
Contact us 1-800-794-6031 or support@discovertherapies.com


Here's a timeline of what you can expect:

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Step 1: Online Pre-screener

Find out if you are a match by answering a few online questions.
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Step 2: Phone Call with Care Coordinator

Speak with our Care Team specialist to confirm your candidacy.

Baseline appointment

Step 3: Screening Appointment

If you are eligible to continue, you will be given an appointment date and time to come to the clinic for a screening visit.