Bowel disease in UK 'vastly underestimated': TWICE as many affected as previously thought
MORE than half a million people - 1 in 123 - are suffering with inflammatory bowel diseases - almost double previous estimates, new research reveals. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

MRI radiomics heralds a paradigm shift in brain imaging
MRI radiomics could have a tremendous impact on the lives of patients with brai...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI radiomics identifies subtypes of inflammatory bowel disease MRI radiomics help predict prostate cancer metastases MRI radiomics can help predict breast cancer treatment response AI, radiomics can predict cancer in lesions found on breast MRI MRI radiomics can predict risk of breast cancer recurrence (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

New Data Show TREMFYA ® (guselkumab) Binds to Both Inflammatory Cells and Interleukin (IL)-23, Supporting a Hypothesis for a Differentiated Mechanism from Risankizumab
SPRING HOUSE, PENNSYLVANIA, May 18, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the first results of the in vitro MODIF-Y studies, supporting a hypothesis that may differentiate the mechanism of first-in-class TREMFYA® (guselkumab) from risankizumab due to the ability of TREMFYA to bind to CD64 positive (CD64+) cells in addition to interleukin (IL)-23 — both of which are key components of the immune system. 1,2 These findings, which are being presented at the Society for Investigative Dermatology (SID) annual meeting May 18-21, 2022 in Portland, Oregon, demonstrate TREMFYA bind...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Emerging Drug Therapies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Emerging Drug Therapies in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Several new IBD drug therapies are currently in early clinical trials, with more in the therapeutic pipeline. Review the latest data in this article.Alimentary Pharmacology & Therapeutics (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology Journal Article Source Type: news

Obesity Linked to Increased Risk for Crohn Disease
TUESDAY, May 17, 2022 -- Obesity, as measured by body mass index (BMI), is associated with an increased risk for Crohn disease (CD) but not ulcerative colitis (UC), according to a study published in the May issue of Clinical Gastroenterology&... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 17, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How a Patient Encounter Affected a Clinician's Understanding of Ulcerative Colitis How a Patient Encounter Affected a Clinician's Understanding of Ulcerative Colitis
Oriana M. Damas, MD, reflects on a case in medical school of a young male patient with ulcerative colitis.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: None MDAngle Source Type: news

A GI Doc's Help Can Be Crucial for Pregnant Women With IBD A GI Doc's Help Can Be Crucial for Pregnant Women With IBD
Women with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) face several concerns related to their reproductive health decisions, from contraception to pregnancy to delivery.WebMD Health News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

Deficits in Geriatric Assessment Prevalent in Seniors With IBD
MONDAY, May 16, 2022 -- Older patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) have high prevalence of deficits in geriatric assessment, according to a study published in the May issue of Clinical Gastroenterology& Hepatology. Vera E. R. Asscher,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: Shared Decision-Making Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: Shared Decision-Making
Miguel Regueiro, MD, advises new clinicians to listen to their patients as part of the shared-decision-making process.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology MDAngle Source Type: news

Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: Maximizing the Benefit to Patients Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: Maximizing the Benefit to Patients
Miguel Regueiro, MD, reflects on the gradual shift away from treatments for ulcerative colitis, such as the long-term prescribing of steroids and surgery.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Gastroenterology MDAngle Source Type: news

IBD After Age 60: More Evidence Antibiotics Play a Role IBD After Age 60: More Evidence Antibiotics Play a Role
Antibiotic type, frequency, and timing were assessed in a study of the development of inflammatory bowel disease later in life.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Gastroenterology Headlines - May 16, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Tags: Gastroenterology News Source Type: news

DDW: Antibiotics Up Risk of Older-Onset Inflammatory Bowel Disease
FRIDAY, May 13, 2022 -- Use of antibiotics, regardless of class, is associated with an increased risk of older-onset inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a study presented at the 2022 Digestive Disease Week, held from May 21 to 24 in San... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

MRI radiomics identifies subtypes of inflammatory bowel disease
MRI radiomics and machine learning can enable identification of inflammator...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: MRI radiomics help predict prostate cancer metastases Radiomics, AI primed for bigger role in genitourinary applications CT radiomics predicts rectal cancer treatment response Ultrasound predicts ulcerative colitis treatment response Cinematic rendering complements CT in diagnosing colitis (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 13, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Antibiotics may raise risk for inflammatory bowel disease in older adults, study finds
The risk for inflammatory bowel disease among adults age 60 and older rises with the number of antibiotics they are prescribed, a study presented Friday found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - May 13, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Antibiotics Heighten Risk for IBD in Seniors
(MedPage Today) -- Use of antibiotics targeting gastrointestinal infections was associated with a greater risk for older-onset inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a risk that was dose-dependant and persisted for years after an exposure, a population... (Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology)
Source: MedPage Today Gastroenterology - May 13, 2022 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news