Speaking Up About Uncomfortable Condition, Bowels, especially those that don’t function properly, are not a popular topic of conversation.
Probiotics Improving Your Health, It has long been theorized that certain bacteria provide health benefits, and a probiotic is defined as just that, a microorganism (bacteria) with the potential to improve human health. Although the use of probiotics is more predominant in Europe and Japan, the US consumer market is growing rapidly, according to the […]
Over Two Hundred Walk to Raise Awareness for Crohn’s and Colitis ST. CLOUD – Over two hundred people gathered at Lake George this afternoon to walk and raise awareness for Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis. Crohn’s and Colitis are inflammatory diseases that impact the digestive system. In Minnesota alone, an estimated 25,000 people have Crohn’s […]
Health News – Scientists identify more genes for Crohn's diseaseNetdoctorScientists have now identified more than 200 genes that appear to be associated with Crohn's disease, after researchers at University College London (UCL) discovered sever…
Badin student honored by Crohn's and Colitis FoundationHamilton Journal News (subscription)Not so typical, however, is how she has learned to cope with Crohn's Disease, a seriously debilitating and chronic illness of the digestive system. Her e…
Intestinal Disease Glossaries and Dictionaries A glossary, also known as an idioticon, vocabulary, or clavis, is an alphabetical list of terms in a particular domain of knowledge with the definitions for those terms. Traditionally, a glossary appears at the end of a book and includes terms within that book that are either newly introduced, uncommon, […]
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Carrie Johnson’s biggest Olympic hurdle Crohn’s disease The most challenging part for Carrie Johnson is just not knowing when her next Crohn’s disease flare up will be. The 28-year-old kayaker is in fantastic physical shape for all the endless days of exercising on the water. She will continues to be relaxed in a very competition […]
Secrets of Ostomy Content Support people don’t think much about chewing food properly lessens the chance for food blockages around the stoma, keeps you from overeating and also keeps you from swallowing less gas
Diet Advice For People With Ulcerative Colitis Ulcerative colitis is when a chronic inflammation is present in the colon (large intestine), which is a part of our digestive system. This chronic inflammation causes ulcers or open sores to form. In most cases, people suffering from this condition do not display any symptoms, and even when […]