Posted on June 6, 2017There are 1.4 million Americans with Crohn's. This disease is usually diagnosed between the age 15-30. Additionally, 5-20% of individuals with Crohns have a family history of the disease.
Though the cause is unknown, we known that the symptoms are caused by a hyperactive immune system attacking ... Keep Reading
Posted on March 21, 2017Do you or one of your friends have irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)? We may be able to help.
What is IBS?
IBS is a group of digestive symptoms including abdominal pain or discomfort improved by passing stool. Bowel irregularity (either diarrhea or constipation)
It is not life threatening an ... Keep Reading
Posted on March 21, 2017Do you or a friend have NASH or Fatty Liver? We may be able to help.
What is NASH (non alcoholic steatohepatitis)?
Liver inflammation and damage caused by a build-up of fat in the liver (fatty liver) that in some people triggers inflammation (hepatitis) and damage (fibrosis that may lead to ... Keep Reading
Posted on March 21, 2017Do you or a friend have eczema? We may be able to help.
What is eczema?
Eczema is a common chronic inflammatory skin disease affecting 2-10% of adults in the U.S.
The skin is inflamed or irritated most commonly on the face, back of the elbows and knees, wrists, hands and feet.
Affected ... Keep Reading
Posted on February 7, 2017Do you have or know someone with Crohn's disease? I would like to show you why we need research to discover better treatments.
Crohn's is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that can involve any part of the GI tract but most common in the distal small bowel (ileum). It can also affect eyes ... Keep Reading