Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory condition limited to the colon fits into the category of digestive diseases.
Hundreds of walkers are preparing to lace up their sneakers and raise funds to fight digestive diseases in the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America’s (CCFA) annual “Take Steps Walk.” The walk takes place May 4 at 6 p.m. at Hollywood Young Circle’s Arts Park. It is an important part of the efforts the CCFA […]
IBS Nutrition facts By learning more about how diet can effect IBS, many patients find they are able to more effectively manage their symptoms. Dietary Measures (IFFGD) Although the exact cause of IBS is not known, there are factors that appear to aggravate symptoms or make a person feel worse. Can changes in diet help IBS? (National […]
About Irritable Bowel Syndrome The Johns Hopkins medical institutions The Mayo Clinic MedLine Plus National Digestive Disease Information Clearinghouse The UNC Center for Functional GI and Motility Disorders (PDF file) Tags: Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Clinical trials can be a great opportunity for patients. While participating in the search for cures and effective treatments, you have the chance to access potentially life-changing medications. To participate, patients must meet the specific criteria, understand the risks, and of course, speak with their doctor. Clinical Trials ClinicalTrials.gov provides regularly updated information about federally […]