The University of Calgary and the University of Alberta are leading Canadian research on treatment for inflammatory bowel disease and over the next two years are setting out to reduce one particularly problematic type of therapy. Crohn’s and Colits Canada suggests about three-quarters of patients referred to an IBD specialist are on a chronic steroid […]
NORTH CHICAGO, Ill., June 16, 2016 AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, today announced the recipients of the AbbVie Crohn’s & Colitis Scholarship and the AbbVie Rheumatology Scholarship. These scholarships provide financial support for exceptional students living with inflammatory bowel disease, including Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis; rheumatoid arthritis, juvenile idiopathic arthritis, psoriatic arthritis and ankylosing […]
Being Diagnosed With Crohn’s Disease, While I look healthy, I have been living with Crohn’s Disease for seven years.
War Inside Our Bodies Living with Inflammatory Disease, Our bodies rely on a complex immune system to keep us healthy, but for those with inflammatory disease it can feel as if their immune system has turned against them. With International Day of Immunology coming up on 29 April, Rebecca Scott talks to researchers working to […]
Viruses May Play Role in Crohn’s Disease Colitis, More research is needed to define what role they play, researcher says. Viruses may play a role in inflammatory bowel diseases, including the two most common types, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, a new study reveals. Previous research has linked these bowel diseases with a lower variety […]
Semicolon The Adventures of Ostomy Girl documents Dana’s journey from her home in Las Vegas to the Cleveland Clinic where she is being treated for the chronic inflammatory bowel disease.
Rob Hill was recognized as the Best Intestinal Disease Education Awareness Advocate by industry peers in large part due to the work Rob has generated for, Parents, Teenangers, and kids living with an Intestinal Disease
IBD Adventures is an IDEAS program trekking the world to fight Crohn’s and Colitis taking people from all walks of life on incredible journeys to amazing places
Popular Crohn’s Colitis Drugs Not Linked to Short-Term Cancer Risk Study, WEDNESDAY, June 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) — A popular class of drugs used to treat inflammatory bowel disease isn’t linked to an increase in the short-term risk of cancer, Danish researchers report. Researchers found that people with Crohn’s disease or colitis who received the […]
Speaking Up About Uncomfortable Condition, Bowels, especially those that don’t function properly, are not a popular topic of conversation.