Fifteen years in the making, biotech lands in Bay Area with fresh funding from Hyatt heirs and plan to change direction of inflammatory diseases
Giant drug maker Bristol-Myers Squibb and a string of investment vehicles led by heirs of the Hyatt Hotels fortune invested in a North Bay company tapping deep patient data to move faster to discover and develop drugs against lupus, Crohn's disease and other inflammatory diseases. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 27, 2021 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Ron Leuty Source Type: news

Jeff Hordley health: Wife Zoe Henry opens up about soap star's lifelong health condition
JEFF HORDLEY, 51, is instantly recognisable as Cain Dingle in the ITV soap opera Emmerdale, but he has also made a name for himself as an ardent campaigner for Crohn's disease - a condition he has lived with for decades. A couple of years back, the soap star's wife Zoe Henry, 47, shed further light on his chronic condition. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Are the Best Foods to Eat With Crohn ’s Disease?
Title: What Are the Best Foods to Eat With Crohn ’s Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What Are the Warning Signs of Crohn ’s Disease?
Title: What Are the Warning Signs of Crohn ’s Disease?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What Are the Symptoms of Crohn ’s Disease in a Child?
Title: What Are the Symptoms of Crohn ’s Disease in a Child?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Does Crohn ’s Disease Weaken Your Immune System?
Title: Does Crohn ’s Disease Weaken Your Immune System?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/21/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 21, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Is Crohn's Disease Related to Rheumatoid Arthritis?
Title: Is Crohn ' s Disease Related to Rheumatoid Arthritis?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/20/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 20, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

Can Crohn's Disease Be Cured With Surgery?
Title: Can Crohn ' s Disease Be Cured With Surgery?Category: Procedures and TestsCreated: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/13/2021 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - July 13, 2021 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

STELARA ® (ustekinumab) Demonstrated Sustained Symptomatic and Corticosteroid-Free Remission Rates in Adults with Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis at Nearly Three Years in Long-Term Extension of Phase 3 Trial
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, July 9, 2021 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced new three-year data from the long-term extension (LTE) of the STELARA® (ustekinumab) Phase 3 UNIFI study. The data demonstrated the majority (55.2 percent) of adult patients with moderately to severely active ulcerative colitis (UC) who initially responded to treatment with STELARA sustained symptomatic remissiona rates at nearly three years (week 152).1 Furthermore, a majority (96.4 percent) of the patients in symptomatic remissiona at week 152 were corticosteroid-free. These data are being presented...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - July 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

For pediatric patients with Crohn's disease, factors associated with statural growth differ by sex
(Weill Cornell Medicine) Growth impairment, a common complication of Crohn's disease in children, occurs more often in males than females, but the reasons are unclear. Now, a physician-scientist from Weill Cornell Medicine and NewYork-Presbyterian and colleagues at eight other centers have found that factors associated with statural growth differ by sex. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 9, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Contrast-Free Imaging Can Spot Postop Crohn's Recurrence Contrast-Free Imaging Can Spot Postop Crohn's Recurrence
For the diagnosis of postoperative recurrence of Crohn ' s disease at the anastomotic site, diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance enterography (MRE) is on par with contrast-enhanced MRE, report radiologists from France.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Radiology Headlines - June 28, 2021 Category: Radiology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Crohn ’s Disease vs Ulcerative Colitis Difference
Crohn ’s Disease vs. Ulcerative Colitis: What ' s the Difference? (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - June 21, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Guidelines: Management of Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease Guidelines: Management of Moderate to Severe Crohn's Disease
The AGA released guidelines for adult outpatients with moderate to severe Crohn ' s disease, strongly recommending induction and maintenance therapy with anti-TNF-alpha agents or ustekinumab.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - June 16, 2021 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

COVID Vaccines Appear Safe for People With IBD
THURSDAY, June 10, 2021 -- The Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines appear to be safe for people with inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), a new study finds. IBDs -- which includes Crohn ' s disease and ulcerative colitis -- are chronic conditions... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - June 10, 2021 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Diets Compared for Mild-to-Moderate Crohn Disease in Adults
WEDNESDAY, June 9, 2021 -- The specific carbohydrate diet (SCD) is not superior to the Mediterranean diet (MD) for the remission of symptoms in adults with mild-to-moderate Crohn disease (CD), according to a study published online May 26 in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 9, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news