Low Vitamin D Exacerbates Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Posted on Jun 7, 2013

The link between vitamin D and inflammatory bowel disease was strengthened by 2 studies reported here at Digestive Disease Week 2013. [More]

NSAIDs Can Raise Risk for Crohn's Disease

Posted on Nov 4, 2011

High doses of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), longer duration of use, or greater frequency of use are all associated with an increased risk for Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, according to findings of a study presented here at the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 2011 Annual Scientific Meeting. [More]