Introduction: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and Hypophosphatasia (HPP) are two distinct medical conditions with their own set of symptoms and complications. However, in some cases, there appears to be an overlap between the two disorders, leading to diagnostic challenges and potential implications for patient management. In this blog post, we will delve into the intersection of... Continue Reading →
What is Crohn’s Disease?
Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation and damage to the digestive tract. It can affect any part of the digestive tract, from the mouth to the anus, but most commonly affects the small intestine and the colon. The exact cause of Crohn's disease is not known, but it is... Continue Reading →
Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA)- Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week!
Every year December 1st-7th is IBD Awareness Week which is a week dedicated to raising awareness for IBD and bringing attention to those affected by the disease. During this, there are some amazing events going on through the CCFA and other advocates that include Facebook Live Chats, Twitter Chats and much more! This year I... Continue Reading →
Lets talk about poop: FMT as IBD Treatment Clinical Trial.
If you have not read the first post discussing what FMT is and how it might be used for IBD here is the link for it ☞FMT and IBD. I also wrote a post discussing types of remission which will help for this post as well check it out ☞ Types of IBD Remission. Now that we... Continue Reading →
Types of IBD Remission.
I want to discuss remission as it pertains to IBD. Remission is the goal of every patient and every treatment plan. The terminology can get confusing because there are a few different types of remission. The goal is to familiarize you enough with these terms and not confuse you, also it is important to know... Continue Reading →