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esanderson, Editor

Erica is passionate about healthy living, traveling, and journalism.

The Impact of Smoking on Crohn’s

Smoking is harmful for any person, but it’s especially detrimental for a person with Crohn’s disease. Crohn’s is an autoimmune condition that affects the body’s digestive tract by triggering inflammation and the breakdown of intestinal organs over time.   Here is what you need to know about smoking and... Read moreChevron
posted 12/02/2013, comments (0)|
Elizabeth Roberts

Elizabeth Roberts, Health Guide

Natural Foods Chef / Nutrition Counselor / Dx: Colitis

Vitamin D & Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Winter is just around the corner and that means that spring is four to five months, or more, away. In winter, when the sun shifts and it is farther away from the earth it means fewer UV rays are felt at the surface. Plus, those cooler temperatures mean we are wearing longer sleeved shirts and pants so the chance that we are getting enough, if any,... Read moreChevron
posted 11/29/2013, comments (0)|

APage, Editor

Editor at HealthCentral

How Crohn's Disease Affects The Body (INFOGRAPHIC)

Crohn’s disease can cause symptoms throughout the body.  Here are some of the more common ones.  
posted 11/27/2013, comments (0)|

esanderson, Editor

Erica is passionate about healthy living, traveling, and journalism.

What You Should Know About Crohn’s Disease Treatments

The treatment of Crohn’s disease is a complicated and sometimes confusing subject. So we asked Dr. Christina Ha, clinical assistant professor of medicine at the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) at the UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, to answer questions and provide some insight on Crohn’s... Read moreChevron

babybiker, Community Member


Can anyone offer adivce or help please.

hello everyone.   Just seeking some advice if possible. ive been with my partner 2years now and only recently have i managed to convince him to go to his GP about his problem, however his GP has put him on some medication which he has to take every day, which my partner does say it is helping but not cured fully, but im wondering if... Read moreChevron
posted 11/22/2013, comments (0)|

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