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Early corticosteroids requirement predict a more severe course of ulcerative colitis
Early corticosteroids requirement after the diagnosis of ulcerative colitis diagnosis can predict a more severe long-term course of the disease, reports a study in the Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics published ahead of print.
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Sat Jul 12, 2014
Belvedere weightlifter beats illness to take London Youth Games silver
In February Joe Brooker, 18, was stuck down with ulcerative colitis which left him off school and unable to train for three months.
Hygiene Hypothesis? Growing Up On A Farm Halves The Risk Of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
If you grew up on a farm, you may have gotten sick lots of times due to exposure to any number of microorgansms.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Colostomy Bag Pic Inspires 'Invisible' Others
A woman's decision to post a picture of herself sunbathing with her colostomy bag on show has inspired dozens of other young people to do the same.
4 Conditions Probiotics Have Been Proven to Treat
The trillions of bacteria and yeast found in the intestinal tract are one of the hottest topics in medicine.
US News & World Report
What to Do When You Lose Your Health Insurance
Losing your insurance when you're grieving for a parent is a life experience anyone would be happy to do without.
Growing up on a livestock farm halves the risk of inflammatory bowel diseases
New research conducted at Aarhus University has revealed that people who have grown up on a farm with livestock are only half as likely as their urban counterparts to develop the most common inflammatory bowel diseases: ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
PrayerBowls help serve up good intentions
In 2008, after the birth of her first child and a year of battling life-threatening complications from ulcerative colitis, Berry, 41, underwent major surgery to remove her colon.
The Salinas Californian
New knowledge, medications can ease ulcerative colitisNew knowledge,...
New knowledge, medications can ease ulcerative colitis Medications and surgery are options for those with ulcerative colitis.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
The murine appendiceal microbiome is altered in spontaneous colitis and its pathological progression
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The Greenburgh Daily Voice
Hartsdale Residents Raise Money To Fight Crohn's Disease
Thirty-five Westchester County residents and Fairfield County, Conn., residents have raised more than $125,000 to date to help find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
VSL#3 passes consumer lab approval test for probiotics
Probiotics have gained in popularity in recent years and consumers now have many to choose from.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Scarsdale, Hartsdale Residents Help Raise Money to Fight Crohn's Disease
The following release is from Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America : Thirty-five Westchester and Fairfield County residents have raised over $125,000 to date to help find a cure for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, two debilitating intestinal diseases under the inflammatory bowel disease umbrella.
Treating ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease: an interview with...
Ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease are idiopathic inflammatory diseases of the colon and/or small bowel.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Junk food, antibiotics cause Crohn's disease rates to triple among young persons
The Daily Mail recently featured an article titled, "Junk food blamed for soaring rate of Crohn's disease among young: Three times as many 16 to 30-year-olds have condition than a decade ago."
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Applied Clinical Trials
Incontinence and Crippling Fatigue Disrupts Education and Ruins Job...
Debilitating daily symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease not only cause depression and psychological complications in young people, but also significantly disrupts their education and ability to stay at work.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Increased risk of stroke among patients with ulcerative colitis
A study in this month's issue of the International Journal of Colorectal Disease evaluates the risk of subsequent stroke among ulcerative colitis patients.
Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus,...
Chronic Inflammatory Disorders and Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Coronary Heart Disease, and Stroke: A Population-Based Cohort Study Background-The study aimed to evaluate whether risks of diabetes and cardiovascular disease are elevated across a range of organ-specific and multi-system chronic inflammatory disorders.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
InDex Pharmaceuticals AB Announces Results From COLLECT, A Clinical...
June 27, 2014 - InDex Pharmaceuticals today reported top-line results from the double blind, placebo-controlled clinical study COLLECT.
Pluristem Granted Patent in Russia for Treatment of Inflammatory...
Pluristem Therapeutics Inc., a leading developer of placenta-based cell therapies, today announced that Russia's Federal Service for Intellectual Property has granted to Pluristem Patent No.