Crohn's Disease

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory disease of the bowel affecting at least 115,000 people in the UK. The condition usually develops in teenagers and young adults, but can be diagnosed at any age and is equally common in men and women.

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Newly identified genetic mutation causes rare, early onset inflammatory bowel disease

Newly identified genetic mutation causes rare, early onset inflammatory bowel disease

Covid renews interest in radiation, but docs caution against pilgrimages to radon-filled mines

Covid renews interest in radiation, but docs caution against pilgrimages to radon-filled mines

Mount Sinai researchers use cerebral organoids to study frontotemporal dementia

Mount Sinai researchers use cerebral organoids to study frontotemporal dementia

IgA deficiency results in substantial intestinal inflammation, study reveals

IgA deficiency results in substantial intestinal inflammation, study reveals

Redhill Biopharma announces completion of Phase 2/3 COVID-19 study of oral opaganib

Redhill Biopharma announces completion of Phase 2/3 COVID-19 study of oral opaganib

Ultra-processed foods increase the risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Ultra-processed foods increase the risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Fungi that live in the gut may be equally important in health and disease

Fungi that live in the gut may be equally important in health and disease

Fungi and bacteria in the gut may equally impact human health and disease severity

Fungi and bacteria in the gut may equally impact human health and disease severity

New method to transport RNA-based drugs to subpopulation of immune cells

New method to transport RNA-based drugs to subpopulation of immune cells

Yeast-derived polysaccharide mixture effectively inhibits the onset, progression of immune disorders

Yeast-derived polysaccharide mixture effectively inhibits the onset, progression of immune disorders

RedHill presents positive Phase 2 results for oral opaganib in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia

RedHill presents positive Phase 2 results for oral opaganib in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia

What it means when celebrities stay coy about their vaccine status

What it means when celebrities stay coy about their vaccine status

Study shows link between breast milk, gut bacteria, and development of the immune system

Study shows link between breast milk, gut bacteria, and development of the immune system

Study: COVID-19 vaccines safe for IBD patients

Study: COVID-19 vaccines safe for IBD patients

Redhill Biopharma announces completion of enrollment for oral opaganib phase 2/3 COVID-19 study

Redhill Biopharma announces completion of enrollment for oral opaganib phase 2/3 COVID-19 study

“Good” bacteria demonstrate clinical potential for treating ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease

“Good” bacteria demonstrate clinical potential for treating ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease

Early use of biologics is recommended for patients with luminal and fistulizing Crohn's disease

Early use of biologics is recommended for patients with luminal and fistulizing Crohn's disease

Study could lead to new antibiotics to fight bacterial infections

Study could lead to new antibiotics to fight bacterial infections

Western diet impairs the gut immune system, could increase risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Western diet impairs the gut immune system, could increase risk of inflammatory bowel disease

Do labels on commercial kefir products report microbial levels correctly?

Do labels on commercial kefir products report microbial levels correctly?