Potential preventative treatment demonstrated for Crohn's disease
(University of Alabama at Birmingham) A potential preventive treatment for Crohn's disease, a form of inflammatory bowel disease, has been demonstrated in a mouse model and using immune-reactive T cells from patients with Crohn's disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - December 21, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Can Marijuana or CBD Help With My Crohn's Disease?
There’s a little evidence that cannabis may help with some symptoms of Crohn’s, including improving appetite and sleep, but there's a lot to consider first before you try it. Learn more. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How Alcohol Affects Crohn's Disease and the Medicines You Take to Treat It
Is it safe to have a drink if you have Crohn's disease? Learn how alcohol affects Crohn's disease and the medicines you take to treat it. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Join us virtually: 2021 Crohn's & Colitis Congress ®
(American Gastroenterological Association) Media are invited to register for the first virtual Crohn's& Colitis Congress, taking place Jan. 21-24, 2021, and learn about the latest trends and research in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patient care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Crohn ’s Disease: Can Supplements Help?
Which supplements help with Crohn’s disease? Do I need to take supplements? Which vitamins and minerals should I take? Learn which supplements your doctor may recommend for Crohn’s disease. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 17, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Clues to Crohn's Disease in Kids
Title: New Clues to Crohn ' s Disease in KidsCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/14/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 12/15/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - December 15, 2020 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

New Clues to Crohn's Disease in Kids
MONDAY, Dec. 14, 2020 -- Important clues about Crohn ' s disease in children have emerged in new research. Scientists analyzed gene expression in individual cells in the inner lining (epithelium) of the intestines of human fetuses, six to 10 weeks... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - December 14, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

UBCO researchers suggest stool transplants can battle serious infections
(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) Could number two be number one when it comes to combating recurrent Clostridium difficile (CDI) infections? Using genetic material analysis and machine learning, UBC researchers have pinpointed several key factors to ensure successful fecal microbiota transplants (FMT), which have proven successful in treating bacterial infections in the gut including illnesses like C. difficile, Crohn's Disease, Colitis and even obesity, explains lead author Negin Kazemian. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Consumer Health: Treating Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis
Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, is an umbrella term used to describe disorders that involve chronic inflammation of your digestive tract. IBD can be debilitating and sometimes leads to life-threatening complications. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are two types of IBD. Crohn's disease is characterized by inflammation of the lining of your digestive tract, which often [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - December 9, 2020 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Vitamin D regulates calcium in intestine differently than previously thought
(Rutgers University) A Rutgers study has discovered that vitamin D regulates calcium in a section of the intestine that previously was thought not to have played a key role. The findings have important implications on how bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, may disrupt calcium regulation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

$11M NIH grant will fund biomedical research at University of Delaware
(University of Delaware) The National Institutes of Health has renewed a Center of Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) grant, worth more than $11 million. The University of Delaware Center is focused on discovery of new molecules that can be used to study and treat diseases such as breast cancer, renal cancer, Crohn's disease, tuberculosis and Legionnaires disease. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 30, 2020 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Breakthroughs in Crohn's Disease From ACG 2020 Virtual Breakthroughs in Crohn's Disease From ACG 2020 Virtual
Key studies on Crohn ' s disease from the ACG 2020 virtual meeting include the longer-term efficacy of drug therapy, the impact of combination treatment, and factors affecting surgical outcomes.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 18, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None ReCAP Source Type: news

MRE Predicts Response to TNF-a Inhibitors in Crohn's Disease MRE Predicts Response to TNF-a Inhibitors in Crohn's Disease
This study evaluated the use of magnetic resonance enterography to identify predictors of long-term healing of severe inflammation under treatment with TNF-alpha inhibitors.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - November 18, 2020 Category: Radiology Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cytocom, Inc. Appoints Taunia Markvicka, PharmD., MBA, Chief Operating Officer
Industry veteran to lead corporate strategy and prepare for commercialization of Cytocom's immune-modulating therapies developed with AIMS technology platform WINTER PARK, Fla., Nov. 10, 2020 -- (Healthcare Sales & Marketing Network) -- Cytocom, Inc. (... Biopharmaceuticals, Personnel Cytocom, immunotherapy, Crohn's disease, fibromyalgia, pancreatic cancer (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Can Having IBD Shorten Your Life?
MONDAY, Nov. 9, 2020 -- People with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) live longer than they used to, but still die at a younger age than those without the condition, a new study out of Canada finds. IBD includes Crohn ' s disease and ulcerative... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 9, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news