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How-To Help A Loved One With Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a life-changing diagnosis. Inflammation in the intestine, either centered in the large intestine, as in the case of ulcerative colitis, or in many areas along the digestive tract, as with Crohn’s disease, causes symptoms that are painful and cause physical discomfort and embarrassment. Those with [...]

18 Unexpected Sources Of Gluten

Celiac disease is a serious autoimmune condition that affects approximately two million people in the U.S. A celiac flare-up can cause debilitating symptoms such as: Chronic diarrhea Abdominal pain and bloating Fatigue Skin rashes Neurologic symptoms (seizures, numbness in extremities, or tingling hands, feet, and legs) Long-term, celiac disease flare-ups [...]

Our 10 Favorite Gluten-Free Food Blogs

These days, more people are going gluten-free. More than just a fad or a trend, eliminating gluten from your diet can result in: Less inflammation in the joints: Gluten has been linked to inflammation in the joints, exacerbating conditions like arthritis. Help with chronic pain: Those with fibromyalgia have reported [...]

9 Lifestyle Changes To Manage Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a condition when some or all of the digestive tract becomes chronically inflamed. The most common inflammatory bowel diseases are ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. Ulcerative colitis is inflammation that is generally restricted to the large intestine, but Crohn’s disease can affect any part of [...]

3 New Insights Into Crohn’s Disease From Research

Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that affects 700,000 people in the U.S. Men and women are diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in equal number, but the disease is more prevalent in adolescents and adults ages 15-35. Recent research on Crohn’s disease is uncovering more potential risk factors, causes, and [...]

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