IBD And The Switchboard

IBD And The Switchboard

Calling all IBD sufferers; you know, those with ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. That miserable feeling could be due to missed connection by a protein called MyD88. Researchers at the University of Utah are looking into how mice with IBD get sicker when they are without active signals from MyD88. Classic symptoms of inflammation and […]

Crohn’s Disease- Diet and Nutrition, Medicine of Choice

Crohn’s Disease- Diet and Nutrition, Medicine of Choice

With so many people concerned about their diet, it is no surprise that research continues on how to treat disease with the foods we eat, or don’t eat. The intestines and their inhabitants, our bacteria, or microbiome, have a tremendous impact on our immune system. Researchers at Newcastle University in England and University of Michigan […]