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  1. McMaster Researchers Test Fecal Transplantation to Treat Ulcerative ColitisRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Newswise

    Two new studies led by researchers from the Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute at McMaster University show that transplantation of fecal matter may be a useful tool in the fight against ulcerative colitis . Ulcerative colitis is a chronic, debilitating inflammatory bowel condition characterized by symptoms including bloody stools, diarrhea, abdominal pain, weight loss and malnutrition.

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  2. McMaster researchers test fecal transplantation to treat ulcerative colitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EurekAlert!

    Two new studies led by researchers from the Farncombe Family Digestive Health Research Institute at McMaster University show that transplantation of fecal matter may be a useful tool in the fight against ulcerative colitis . Ulcerative colitis is a chronic, debilitating inflammatory bowel condition characterized by symptoms including bloody stools, diarrhea, abdominal pain, weight loss and malnutrition.

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  3. ExeGi Pharma granted product license to sell Visbiome formulation in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Medical News

    ... the risk of relapse in pouchitis patients and to be used in conjunction with mesalamine to reduce the Ulcerative Colitis Disease Activity Index in patients with mild to moderate active ulcerative colitis. "We appreciate the efficient review by NNHPD ...

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  4. ExeGi Pharma Secures Canadian Approval For Well Studied ProbioticRead the original story

    Wednesday | Canada NewsWire

    ... the risk of relapse in pouchitis patients and to be used in conjunction with mesalamine to reduce the Ulcerative Colitis Disease Activity Index in patients with mild to moderate active ulcerative colitis. "We appreciate the efficient review by NNHPD ...

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  5. Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America Announces New President & CEO AppointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | BioSpace

    has been selected as the next President & CEO of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America . For the past two years, Osso has served as the Foundation's Chief Business Development Officer where he has been instrumental in expanding CCFA's revenue ...

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  6. Seaweed extract may hold promise for IBD, suggests new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | NutraIngredients-USA

    An extract from fucoidans may provide promise for treating a type of inflammatory bowel disease known as ulcerative colitis, a new study published in PLoS One suggests. The study, led by Professor Nuri Gueven from the Faculty of Health at the University of Tasmania in collaboration with Australian biotechnology company Marinova, tested two different fucoidan extracts produced by the company in a mouse model of the disease.

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  7. Sip and Savor For A Cause With Radio Personality KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Patch.com

    The Violet Thorn is hosting the Boston radio personality to support Team Challenge and Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America tonight. Tonight, June 19, join prominent radio personality Kennedy, from the Karson & Kennedy Show , at Violet Thorn, the signature bar and lounge located at The VERVE - Crowne Plaza Natick, to support her participation in Team Challenge, the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America's endurance training and fundraising program.

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  8. Soon you will be able to regrow damaged organsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | The Star Online

    ... recovered normal blood counts six days faster than mice that did not get the treatment. Mice with ulcerative colitis were given the treatment and it "healed virtually all the ulcers in the animals' colons and prevented colitis symptoms," said the ...

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  9. Newest Progress In Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Treatments Announced...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | BioSpace

    Newest Progress In Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Treatments Announced At The Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America 's 2015 Advances In IBD Conference /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America and Imedex are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2015 Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical and Research Conference, taking place in With 1.6 million Americans suffering from IBD, it is critical that healthcare professionals and researchers come together in an effort to focus on the latest treatments and eventual cures. The conference offers workshops and trainings for clinicians, researchers, allied health professionals, nurses, gastroenterologists and pediatric gastroenterologists.

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  10. Celebrating FatherhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Digital Game Developer

    As vital members of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America family, dads are known for their big bear hugs, comedic jokes, and strong shoulders to lean on.Although inflammatory bowel diseases in men and women are equally prevalent, men are more likely than women to be diagnosed with ulcerative colitis , and men are more likely to be diagnosed with UC later in life. Take Steps is CCFA's largest fundraising program which raises awareness for the more than 1.6 million American adults and children affected by IBD.

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  11. Researchers discover molecule that accelerates tissue regeneration after bone marrow transplantsRead the original story

    Friday Jun 12 | Medical News Today

    ... from injury, disease, and certain medical treatments. "Patients undergoing bone marrow transplants and patients with colitis may benefit from this approach," said co-author Dr. James K. Willson, Associate Dean of Oncology Programs, Director of the ...

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  12. Healing Potentially Spurred by Newly-Found MoleculeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | Surgical Products

    ... from injury, disease, and certain medical treatments. "Patients undergoing bone marrow transplants and patients with colitis may benefit from this approach," said co-author Dr. James K. Willson, Associate Dean of Oncology Programs, Director of the ...

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  13. Experimental Drug Regrows Damaged Body TissueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | News Max

    ... recovered normal blood counts six days faster than mice that did not get the treatment. Mice with ulcerative colitis were given the treatment and it "healed virtually all the ulcers in the animals' colons and prevented colitis symptoms," said the ...

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  14. Molecule that Accelerates Tissue Regeneration After Bone Marrow TransplantsRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Health News Digest

    ... from injury, disease, and certain medical treatments. "Patients undergoing bone marrow transplants and patients with colitis may benefit from this approach," said co-author Dr. James K. Willson , Associate Dean of Oncology Programs, Director of the ...

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  15. Pizza Testing SoonRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Whiznews.com

    ... pizza places to kind of have a friendly competition," Sakal said. "It's going to raise money for the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America and hopefully a lot of fun." Tickets are $10 for one or $30 for four. Sakal said he chose to have a ...

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  16. South Shore Chamber of Commerce names Julie Williams as Programming and Events ManagerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 10 | PR Log

    ... South Shore Magazine in Kingston. Williams' passion involves creating awareness of Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis and fundraising for a cure for these inflammatory bowel diseases. As a member of Team Challenge, Williams completed two half ...

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  17. Tillotts Pharma AG And Numab AG Announce Exclusive Development And...Read the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | BioSpace

    ... body's immune system. When overproduced, it is associated with IBD, a group of conditions consisting of ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease that affects up to five million people worldwide[1]. Anti-TNF therapy has been shown to reduce ...

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  18. Learning to live with an inflamed bowelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Southland Times

    Inflammatory bowel disease affects over 5 million people worldwide. The most common types of IBD are ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease .

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  19. Gutsy young man: Crohn's and colitis hidden diseasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Northern Life

    ... which took place in Bell Park June 7. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen. The Minnow Lake Lions donated $1,000 to Crohn's and Colitis Canada at the Gutsy Walk, which took place in Bell Park June 7. Photo by Heidi Ulrichsen. But looks can be deceiving. Gagnon ...

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  20. Take Steps for Crohn's and ColitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | WNDE-AM Indianapolis

    Create or join a team for the 2015 Take Steps for Crohn's and Colitis event on Saturday, June 13th at Butler University. Check-In and Festival starts at 4pm with the walk kicking off at 5:30pm.

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