How Larry Smarr Discovered His Own Crohn’s Disease

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Lactoferrin is an antibacterial chemical in the white blood cells that emits something equivalent to tear gas when in attacking mode.

Smarr’s lab results showed that his levels of lactoferrin were 124 times the upper limit. He read in medical studies that this chemical has been shown to differentiate between irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease, which includes Crohn’s disease.

http://www.cnn.com

http://www.technologyreview.com/featuredstory/426968/the-patient-of-the-future

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