Category Archives: Crohn’s Disease

6 Things You Didn’t Know About Living With Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a long-term condition that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive system, and according to the NHS, affects approximately 115,000 people in the UK. How the condition manifests itself can vary from patient to patient; general symptoms include diarrhoea, abdominal pain and unintended weight loss. While that gives you some idea… Read More »

6 Best Natural Cures For Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a painful disorder of the intestinal tract. It is a form of inflammatory bowel disease that can affect any part of the digestive tract, especially, the large intestine and the end part of the small intestine. It causes inflammation of the deeper tissues in the intestinal wall. Abdominal pain, bloody or non-bloody diarrhea,… Read More »

How Exercise Benefits Crohn’s Disease

While Crohn’s disease might force you to make some changes to your workout routine, you should still exercise. In fact, some Crohn’s symptoms may even be improved with physical activity. Living with Crohn’s disease means making modifications to your daily routine, but for most people, that routine should still include exercise. Exercise benefits almost everyone, and people… Read More »

13 Best Foods for Crohn’s Disease – Its All About Times

What to eat if you have Crohn’s by Anne Harding If you’ve got inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), you need to make calories count. Certain foods won’t speed gut healing, but there are plenty that can help you stay well-nourished without aggravating symptoms, says Tracie Dalessandro, RD, a nutritionist based in Briarcliff Manor, NY, who also… Read More »

What Eye Problems are Typical With Crohn's Disease? Its All About America Times

Overview People often associate Crohn’s disease with intestinal problems, but Crohn’s, which causes chronic inflammation leading to diarrhea and abdominal pain, can also cause inflammation in various parts of the eye. Eye problems affect around 10 percent of people with Crohn’s disease, the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America states. Eye problems most often occur… Read More »

The Woman I Have Become Because of My Crohn’s Disease

There is a picture painted in my mind of what my life should be — a parallel universe — and there’s no room in that painting for chronic illness. The painting is vibrant and detailed with Van Gogh’s heavy brush strokes; it’s thoughtful but spontaneous and energetic but mindful. There’s no room in the painting for waking up in… Read More »