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Stephanie Wood

Stephanie Wood

Health Writer

Stephanie Wood is a award-winning freelance writer and former magazine editor specializing in health, nutrition, wellness, and parenting.

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Medication

Let's Talk About Crohn's Disease Medication

With so many options available and more coming down the pike, you’re bound to find a treatment that works for you. Here's what to know about the latest drug therapies.

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Treatment

Let's Talk About Crohn's Disease Treatment

OK, so you’ve got your diagnosis. Now, let’s figure out the best way to help you feel better, fast.

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Diagnosis

Let’s Talk About Crohn’s Disease Tests and Diagnosis

It would be great if a single exam could confirm if you have Crohn’s. Naturally, it’s not that simple—but the tests below can work together to provide a clearer picture of your health.

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Let's Talk About the Symptoms of Crohn's Disease

Wondering if your disgruntled gut could be a sign of something more serious? Here's how to tell if it's time to see a doc.

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Risk Factors

Let’s Talk About Crohn’s Disease Causes

Maddening but true: Experts can't point to a single cause for this challenging condition. Instead, research suggests a perfect storm of factors come together to wreak havoc on your digestive tract. Here’s what we know so far.

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Let's Talk About Crohn's Disease

We've got the doctor-approved scoop on causes, symptoms, treatments, and a jillion other facts and tips that can make life with Crohn's easier.

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Nutrition

Let’s Talk About Crohn’s Disease and Diet

Ironically, although you can’t exactly eat your way out of Crohn’s, you can actually help yourself feel better with a few easy adjustments to your diet. Here’s how.