The study could have major implications for treating two seemingly unrelated diseases, researchers say.
Growing up can be hard. But try sharing with a friend your most intimate problem: that you live with a disease ravaging your waste disposal system.
When we speak of our gastrointestinal tract, which we rarely do, we often resort to euphemisms. One writer shares the tale of her unfriendly relationship with the toilet.
Here’s a list of resources for Crohn’s and other inflammatory bowel diseases.
JEWISH GENETICS: More and more, kids are the victim of the inflammatory bowel disease Crohn’s. A study may determine which children will benefit from different treatments.