All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘crohn’s disease’

Crohn’s Disease Gets Spotlight Thanks To “Man Of The Year” and Shaming Facebook Post

Crohn’s Disease has been sort of a mystery that people just don’t talk much about. Whether it’s because not much is known about it yet or because it has to do with a rather embarrassing part of the human anatomy, Crohn’s disease just doesn’t get much play in the game of social awareness. However, thanks to the Crohn’s and Colitis …

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Crohn’s Disease Linked To Additives Common In The Food We Eat

A recent study has proven that additives found in food such as margarine, ice cream, and processed food products may be responsible for inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis as well as other illnesses tied with obesity and metabolic problems. The study focused on emulsifiers, which are chemicals used in processed food to improve food texture and to …

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Crohn’s Disease Linked to Common Virus

Researchers in Sweden have tentatively linked Crohn’s disease to an enterovirus that is commonly found in the intestines. Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that can cause chronic diarrhea and stomach pain. The cause of the disease is not currently known. In a new study published in the journal Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology, researchers at Uppsala University …

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