Recent advances have provided substantial insight into the maintenance of mucosal immunity and the pathogenesis of inflammatory bowel disease.
Ways to Make Crohn’s a little more liveable – Crohn’s Disease Forum … http://www.crohnsforum.com3/6/13 I’m wondering what creative things you or your children do/have done to make their Crohn’s treatments a little more enjoyable? I’d love to hear about/see pics when available, of the creative things you’re doing. My daughter … Enteral nutrition improved […]
Six-year-old Sean Scott adores frogs, mother nature and scientific research. Getting what he is calling a special tummy is not going to stop him from being outside whenever possible. Exactly what it entails, nevertheless, is the fact that just about every eight weeks, Sean, accompanied by his dad, Matt, or his mom, Jessie, will have […]
According to a new study, a child’s bone age should be measured as part of routine care, in order to assess their growth and decide on the best course of treatment. Crohn’s disease can impede growth and delay puberty for children, and their bones may be less developed than their peers. According to a new […]
Everest South Summit, Rob Hill stood on top of Mount Everest’s South Summit and became the first person living with an ostomy, the result of Crohn’s Disease, to reach the highest peak on each of the seven continents. Rob’s No Guts Know Glory campaign to raise awareness of intestinal disease and ostomy was a huge […]
Jon started his fight against Crohn’s Disease at the age of 16. Although his illness made participating in athletic activities difficult, Jon took part in his first triathalon in 1995. Despite having finished last, he was hooked! Jon has since embarked on a dream to become one of the best triathletes in the sport. After […]
Parents of Children, You have just learned that your child has a chronic form of inflammatory bowel disease
The following links provide information about everything from symptoms to treatments to how to talk to your friends about IBD. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Kids Health) When was the last time you had a stomachache? It’s normal for all kids to get bellyaches once in a while. But some kids get bad stomach pain all the […]