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Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory bowel diseases are conditions that cause inflammation in the digestive tract. The two main types are: Crohn’s disease – commonly affects the small intestine and can cause scarring and narrowing. Ulcerative colitis – typically causes sores in the colon and rectum. Inflammatory bowel diseases can lead to: Abdominal pain […]


Gluten Intolerance

Gluten is the general name for a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. Gluten-containing foods can be part of a healthful, balanced diet; however, some people may suffer from conditions that may require elimination of gluten from the diet. There are three common medical conditions associated with gluten that […]