Wednesday, October 01, 2014

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Magnus Simrén, MD

Magnus Simrén, MD, Health Guide


Diet as a Therapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Progress at Last

Do you sometimes experience stomach pain, bloating and irregular bowel movements, either constipation and/or diarrhea? If so, you understand how uncomfortable certain foods and activities can make you feel. Now, imagine feeling this way all day, every day. For the millions of patients with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), dealing with these... Read moreChevron

posted 02/20/2014, comments (0)|

rekwal, Community Member



have you ever been on cholestagel and how did you find it? iv been put on 2250mg a day. I have been given it from my first hospital appointment on Wednesday and now waiting on the scope, im being checked for crohns since my mam and only sibling have it. im also 4weeks pregnant and doc says its safe?

posted 02/15/2014, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

Nutritionist & Caregiver

Nutrition as Medicine: Omega-3 Fatty Acids

When you are dealing with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), you can often feel like your GI tract is controlling your life.  The chronic cycle of flare ups and medications can be daunting.  Before you let your frustration get the best of you, check out my new series of blogs designed to help you heal your body from the inside out. Read moreChevron

posted 02/01/2014, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

Nutritionist & Caregiver

Don't Let Crohn's Disease Stop You

As I was killing a few minutes before the school pick up line started, I happened upon an episode of The Doctor's about a woman named Nysha.  Nysha was diagnosed with Crohn's disease when she was about 12 years old.  When Nysha turned 25,... Read moreChevron

posted 01/31/2014, comments (0)|
Elizabeth Roberts

Elizabeth Roberts, Health Guide

Natural Foods Chef / Nutrition Counselor / Dx: Colitis

Starting a Food Journal for a GI Appointment

First, let’s start with what a gastroenterologist is: A GI (as they are referred to) is a physician who specializes in the treatment of disorders of the gastrointestinal system — which includes the esophagus, stomach, small intestine, colon, rectum, pancreas, gallbladder, liver, and bile ducts.

If you are having new or... Read moreChevron

posted 01/22/2014, comments (0)|

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