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1 hr ago | PhysOrg Weblog

Promising new antibiotic defies conventional wisdom on treating superbug

A new antibiotic being developed at the University of Virginia School of Medicine to combat the dangerous C. difficile superbug also appears effective against a wide array of other pathogens, including the Helicobacter pylori bacterium, a new study suggests.

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Related Topix: University of Virginia, Medicine, Health, Infectious Diseases, Immunology, Biology, Science

5 hrs ago | Business Journal

Startup Weekend encourages entrepreneurs to take the leap

Startup Weekend brought entrepreneurs to Hillsborough Community College and other locations to pitch ideas, share information, meet experts and network.

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Related Topix: Inventions, Science / Technology, Tampa, FL, Health

9 hrs ago | Medical News Today

Showers may be linked to Crohn's disease say researchers

Humans may be exposed to bacteria linked with Crohn's disease through fine spray from showers and rivers according to research led by Lancaster University.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Jul 26, 2014

NewsTarget.com

Nature's vaccines: Growing up on livestock farms halves children's...

A recent synchronicity of studies throughout northwest Europe involving researchers in Germany, Sweden and Denmark affirm that there's something healthy about growing up on a farm with livestock -- not just feeling good while on the farm but growing up with stronger disease-resisting immune systems than most who don't grow up on small dairy farms.

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Related Topix: Ulcerative Colitis, Health, Genetics, Medicine, Family, Kids, Davis, CA, Agriculture, Science

Fox News

Best foods to ease Crohn's disease symptoms

If you have Crohn's disease, you want to avoid flare-ups at all costs. Although diet can't cure it, avoiding or making smart food choices can help ease your symptoms.

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Food, Nutrition

Medical News Today

Controlled parasite infections suggested as medical treatment for Crohn's disease

Intestinal parasites such as tapeworms , hookworms and a protist called Blastocystis can be beneficial to human health, according to a new paper that argues we should rethink our views of organisms that live off the human body.

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Related Topix: Health, Cysticercosis

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Times

Centenary alum signs on as Metropolitan Opera singer

This week Gregory Warren began his tenure at North America's largest opera company, the Metropolitan Opera in New York City.

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Related Topix: Arts, Opera, Health

GlobeNewswire

Galapagos creates new warrant plan

Galapagos NV announced today that its Board of Directors created 666,760 warrants under a new warrant plan for the benefit of employees, directors and an independent consultant of the Company and its subsidiaries.

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Related Topix: Health

HON

Diet Changes Can Alter Gut Bacteria, Study Says

Dietary changes can dramatically alter the balance of bacteria in the gut on a daily basis, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Health, Ulcerative Colitis, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Food Poisoning

GastroHep.com

When and how to de-escalate therapy in inflammatory bowel diseases

Therapeutic objectives are currently evolving in inflammatory bowel diseases from control of symptoms towards improvement of long-term disease outcomes.

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Related Topix: Tnf, Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Daily Star

EXCLUSIVE: Kimberly Kisselovich insists she's not pregnant

"That's just silly," she said. "I can assure you we used protection. I went to the diary room and Big Brother gave me condoms.

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The Wave

Bocce Invitational for Crohn's and Colitis Patients slated for Aug. 22 in Irvine

This year's Bocce Invitational for Crohn's and Colitis Patients will take place at Il Fornaio Restaurant in Irvine on Aug. 22 from 4 to 8 p.m. Participants will be able to enjoy cocktails and entertainment with a live jazz band, strolling magician, signature Italian food provided by Il Fornaio, and an open bar, along with other donations made by ... (more)

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Related Topix: Health, Irvine, CA

NBC29

UVA Medical Researchers Develop New Antibiotic

University of Virginia medical researchers announced they have a new drug that could prove to be a breakthrough for thousands of people who have Crohn's disease.

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Related Topix: University of Virginia, Health, Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Charlottesville, VA

She Knows

The not-so-new diet that can cure pooping problems

Zlata is a freelance writer covering a wide range of topics for several online publications.

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Related Topix: Celiac Disease, Health

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Medical News

Humans may be exposed to bacteria linked with Crohn's disease through showers

Humans may be exposed to bacteria linked with Crohn's disease through fine spray from showers and rivers according to research led by Lancaster University.

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Related Topix: Health

Health.com

Po(o)p Quiz: What's Normal in the Bathroom?

Think of it as your personal garbage disposal: Your colon absorbs minerals and water from food before pushing the remains out into the toilet where they belong.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Colorectal Health

Tue Jul 22, 2014

GlobeNewswire

MorphoSys and Galapagos Advance Joint Antibody Program in...

MARTINSRIED/MUNICH, Germany and MECHELEN, Belgium, July 23, 2014 -- MorphoSys AG and Galapagos NV announced today that the first program from their strategic alliance has advanced into preclinical development.

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Related Topix: World News, Belgium, Germany, Health

GastroHep.com

Cesarean delivery may increase the risk of Crohn's disease

This month's issue of the Scandanavian Journal of Gastroenterology evaluates the association between cesarean delivery and risk of inflammatory bowel disease.

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Related Topix: Health, Ulcerative Colitis

Wiltshire Times

New group for Wiltshire Crohn's and colitis sufferers

A new group representing Crohn's and Colitis UK, in Avon, Somerset and Wiltshire has been set up to raise awareness, funds and to support those local people with the condition.

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Related Topix: Health, Life, Charity

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Switched

Doctors Find Surprising Cause Of Boy's Bloody Ear Condition

A 10-year-old boy in North Carolina suffered from ear pain and hearing problems for years before doctors were finally able to crack the case: He did not have an ear condition after all, but an underlying disease in the gut.

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Related Topix: Duke University, Health

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