Diet advice for Crohns and ulcerative colitis patients Some people eat food with little thought to its journey through their system. But for patients with inflammatory bowel disease, the process of digestion may get a lot more consideration. When a body has digestive troubles, certain foods can either help ease symptoms or trigger them. The…

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Tricyclic antidepressants improved lingering gastrointestinal symptoms in treated IBD patients (dailyRx News) Successful treatment of bowel inflammation in Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis can still sometimes result in an irritated bowel. Help for these symptoms may come from an unlikely source. Treatments for the inflammatory bowel diseases (IBDs) Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis are aimed at…

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Anti TNF medications and thiopurines work well for Crohn’s disease treatment according to the AGA (dailyRx News) The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) released its official recommendations for the treatment of Crohn’s disease — an inflammatory disease of the digestive tract. The report lists several recommendations to provide relief from the symptoms of Crohn’s disease, which…

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