CategoryIBD

  • New Guidelines for Ulcerative Colitis

    New Guidelines for Ulcerative Colitis

    Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory bowel disease that is affecting more and more people worldwide. Because the management of this chronic gastrointestinal disorder has become more complex, The American College of Gastroenterology has...

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  • Links Between IBD and Prostate Cancer

    Links Between IBD and Prostate Cancer

    Patients who have inflammatory bowel disease are likely aware that its presence gives someone a higher likelihood of developing gastrointestinal cancers (such as colon cancer), but links between IBD and other forms of cancer have not been...

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  • It’s Complicated

    It’s Complicated

    Crohn’s disease affects almost 700,000 men and women in the United States. This disease is often uncomfortable, unpredictable, even embarrassing. While there is no cure, there are ways to manage Crohn’s disease and live a life that is fulfilling....

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  • Surprising Links Between IBD and Colorectal Cancer

    Surprising Links Between IBD and Colorectal Cancer

    While all of the reasons are not yet known, researchers have recently found a link between inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and colorectal cancer. This can mean several things for patients. Those with IBD should be screened and checked more...

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  • Treatment Options and Crohn’s Disease

    Treatment Options and Crohn’s Disease

    Crohn’s disease is one of the two conditions that comprise inflammatory bowel disease (the other being ulcerative colitis). Treatment for Crohn’s disease can be manageable but challenging. Recently, researchers have found new information that may...

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