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Erica Sanderson

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

5 Signs it’s Time to Switch Your Biologic

Several types of biologics are approved to treat Crohn’s disease. Which kind depends on your body and what your gastroenterologist recommends. Biologics are often trial and error in the beginning until you find the right one that works for you. Here are some signs that you may want to switch your biologic for a different kind. Always... Read moreChevron

Jennifer Rackley

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How Biologics Can Help Your Colitis Over Time

The goal in treating ulcerative colitis (UC) is to achieve a remission of symptoms and prevent flare-ups.  One of the newer classes of medications in the arsenal is biologics.  These medications have shown to be very helpful in controlling UC symptoms over time by reducing the inflammation in the intestines and colon.  Long-term... Read moreChevron

Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Gluten Free? There's a FREE app for that!

If you have Celiac Disease or avoid gluten for other reasons it can be difficult to find foods, products, restaurants and recipes that work for your dietary needs.  Lucky for you there's an app for that - a FREE app!  These are my favorite free apps and when used together they give me a great balance of grocery store products,... Read moreChevron

posted 07/15/2015, comments (0)|
Erica Sanderson

Erica Sanderson, Editor

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

Recognizing Constipation Symptoms

Constipation is a common issue for many adults and even children.  While it might not seem like a serious problem, constipation can lead to severe complications. Most people don’t even realize they’re constipated and often mistake their symptoms for something else. Here are five common symptoms of constipation you should... Read moreChevron

posted 07/06/2015, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Hydrate for Good Health

Of all of the changes we have discussed during the past few months, one of the most important is hydration

 

Water helps to flush toxins from the body, regulate body temperature, cushion joints and protect... Read moreChevron

posted 07/06/2015, comments (0)|

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