Category «Crohn’s Diseases»

10 Common Symptoms of Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a painful inflammatory condition that affects between 400,000 and 600,000 individuals in North America alone. It is caused by a combination of factors- bacterial, environmental, immunological, and genetic. In Crohn’s disease, the affected persons immune system attacks the intestines. It was previously thought of as an autoimmune disease, but recent study has …

Avoid 6 Common Mistakes When You Have Crohn's Disease

Sometimes your best ally in preventing flare-ups from Crohn’s disease is common sense. Avoid these key errors to keep Crohn’s at bay.   Mistake No. 1: You Don’t See a Specialist Crohn’s is a complicated disease, and the treatments are always changing. Your best bet is to get treated by an experienced gastroenterologist. That’s a …

Top 10 Things You Should Know About Crohn's Disease

Crohn’s disease is a condition that is still stumping the very best doctors in the world. So how are the people who live with it every day going to learn what’s most important? Following is my top 10 list of what everyone with Crohn’s disease should know about this condition. Crohn’s disease is a form …

What You Should Know About Ulcerative Colitis

Ulcerative colitis is a condition that is still stumping the very best doctors in the world. We know more about it now than ever before, and yet we still don’t know what causes ulcerative colitis or how to cure it. For the newly diagnosed, the amount of information available can be overwhelming, and yet basic …

What Is The Cobblestone Sign In Crohn's Disease?

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are lumped together under the umbrella term of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The two diseases have many aspects in common, including several signs and symptoms, and are treated with several of the same medications. Differences Between Crohn’s And Colitis In some cases, the differences between Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis …

The Differences Between Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn's Disease

Think you know what the differences between Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis? Take the quiz and find out! The two primary forms of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, are often lumped together, but some of their characteristics are very different. The two diseases share many symptoms, but are their treatments, both medical …

The Best Crohn’s Disease iPhone and Android Apps of the Year

Best Crohn’s Apps If you have Crohn’s, a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), you know that managing your condition takes some effort. Treatment can help ease symptoms, but there is no cure. However, with careful attention to detail, you may be able to pinpoint certain triggers and figure out which treatments are most effective …

Top 10-Doktor Approved Morbus Crohn-Management-Tipps

Ärzte teilen Ihre Morbus Crohn Strategien 1 Bild Leben mit Morbus Crohn kann wie ein harter Kampf das Gefühl, als Symptome sind in der Regel in Wellen. Sie können ohne Grund aufflammen, und Sie können im Bad, wenn Sie wichtige Dinge zu bekommen geklebt werden. Die gute Nachricht ist, dass die meisten Menschen mit Morbus …

The 5 Types of Crohn’s Disease.Which Type Do You Have?

Along with ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s disease is part of a group of diseases known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). There are five different types of Crohn’s disease, each with its own set of symptoms. Here is information about Crohn’s disease and the five types that you can use to help you discuss symptoms and treatment …