Tuesday, August 23, 2016

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Jennifer Rackley

Jennifer Rackley, Health Guide

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

IBD: Changes to Make to Reduce Inflammation

 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease involves the chronic inflammation of part or all of your digestive tract.  The subsequent GI symptoms, pain,... Read moreChevron

posted 02/22/2016, comments (0)|
Dr. Constance Pietrzak, MD

Dr. Constance Pietrzak, MD, Health Pro

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Board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology

Biologics and Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

 

Biologic medications are a relatively new treatment for people with inflammatory bowel disease. These medications are made from proteins, but... Read moreChevron

posted 02/18/2016, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Infusions with Biologics: Tips to Make Crohn's Treatments Easier

Biologics are one of the new tools in the arsenal for fighting Crohn's disease.   These medications work in a targeted way to reduce the cause of inflammation in the GI tract.  Doctors who once reserved biologics for patients who failed other treatments are now Read moreChevron

posted 02/05/2016, comments (0)|
Jennifer Rackley

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Nutritionist & Caregiver

Surgery for Crohn's Disease

Crohn's Disease (CD) is a form of Inflammatory Bowel Disease that can affect the intestines, colon and rectum.  Most patients will initially be treated with medications to alleviate symptoms and slow the disease process.  Unfortunately medications do not always work for every patient and some may experience complications that require... Read moreChevron

posted 02/03/2016, comments (0)|