Monthly Archives: March 2013

CDAI: Crohn’s vs. IBS

Patients with irritable bowel syndrome had similarly elevated scores on the Crohn’s disease activity index as patients with Crohn’s disease in a recent study. http://www.healio.com/…

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Anatabine

Star Scientific, Inc. (STSI), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Rock Creek Pharmaceuticals, Inc., announced today that it has received positive preliminary results from a study investigating the effects of anatabine in an animal model of idiopathic inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn’s … Continue reading

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Solving Crohn’s Disease Mystery In Ashkenazi Population

The research team also found that the genetic structure of the novel regions associated with Crohn’s disease in the Ashkenazi Jewish group was much less diverse than that of non-Jewish Europeans. http://jewishnewsca.com/news/top-news/solving-crohns-disease-mystery-in-ashkenazi-population

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Cowboys vs. Crohn’s

Two cousins riding for a cause: relief for those with Crohn’s Disease. The trip will take us from Gardiner, MT to Bellingham, WA. Follow us on our journey. http://cowboysvscrohns.com/about/

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Crohn’s Disease Warrior Patrol

Seems like a good idea. crohnsdiseasewarriorpatrol.org

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FODMAP

Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols. FODMAP. http://www.kentucky.com/2013/03/09/2549345/crohns-disease-treatments-advancing.html

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Magician Dynamo’s Experiences with Crohn’s

My greatest trick ever – conquering Crohn’s disease: TV magician Dynamo tells of his fight with chronic illness – Steven Frayne, known as Dynamo, was struck with Chron’s disease aged 13 – Crohn’s causes the lining of the digestive system … Continue reading

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KFOR Reporter Reveals Struggle with Crohn’s Disease

Chellie Mills, morning anchor and reporter for Oklahoma City NBC affiliate KFOR, has revealed her fight with Crohn’s disease in the hopes of helping others. http://www.mediabistro.com/tvspy/kfor-reporter-reveals-struggle-with-crohns-disease_b83379

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Study of Link Between Depression and Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis

An apparent link between depression and Crohn’s, but not UC. http://www.crozerkeystone.org/news/press-releases/2013/march/depression-found-to-increase-risk-of-crohns-disease/

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