CATEGORY Inflammatory Bowel Disease

POSTED ON 12/07/2018
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a term you might hear frequently on TV commercials advertising various prescription drugs available to help manage this condition of the GI tract. What you might not realize, unless you’re one of the millions of Americans who have the disease, is that IBD is ...
POSTED ON 12/11/2017
Many people suffering from inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) suffer silently. IBD is a chronic, life-changing disease that not only affects the digestive system, but the physical and mental wellness of the sufferer. We want you to know that there is nothing to be ashamed of or embarrassed about. Y...
POSTED ON 12/20/2016
For many years, doctors have been hearing complaints from IBD (Inflammatory Bowel Disease) patients that they are experiencing difficulty in concentration, memory lapses, and clouded thoughts. Studies are now showing that Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis (the most common IBDs) affect the body in ...
POSTED ON 09/09/2016
No one knows the cause of Crohn’s Disease, but it is classified as an autoimmune disease that affects the digestive tract. With Crohn’s your immune system confuses the lining of your digestive tract with a foreign body and attacks it, causing inflammation which, in turn, causes ulcers and ble...