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What is Crohn’s Disease?

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract that commonly affects the end of the small bowel and the beginning of the colon.

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Types of gluten intolerance

Types of gluten intolerance include celiac disease, gluten sensitivity and wheat allergy.

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Is it inflammatory bowel disease or irritable bowel syndrome?

While they have some similar symptoms, IBS and IBD are conditions that require quite different treatments.

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Combating diarrhea and upset stomach from antibiotics

Most often, just time and light foods are the best medicine for diarrhea and upset stomach caused by antibiotics.

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What is a pediatric gastroenterologist and why would I need to bring my child to one?

Pediatric gastroenterologists treat children with gastrointestinal issues from the newborn period through the teen years, and in some cases, into early adulthood.