Inflammatory Bowel Disease Archives - Dr. Amino

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

IBS vs. IBD: What’s the Difference in These Common Bowel Conditions?

IBS and IBD have characteristics in common, and for this reason are often confused or used interchangeably. Science has shown some overlap between the two bowel conditions as well (IBD sufferers might show signs of IBS symptoms). Let’s explore the...

What Is Ulcerative Colitis: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

There are many diseases that can affect our gastrointestinal system, and ulcerative colitis can be a very debilitating condition. But what is ulcerative colitis? Ulcerative colitis is a disease that affects the large intestine and rectum. It is an inflammatory...

Autoimmune Diseases: When the Body Attacks Itself

Autoimmune diseases are relatively common in the United States. The American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association reports that 50 million Americans have some form of autoimmune disease. Of those 50 million Americans, 75% are women. Let’s answer some of the most...

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