Tag Archives: probiotics

Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Probiotics

Many people who suffer from Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis are put on antibiotics. Sometimes, it is part of the patient’s maintenance treatment plan. Other times it is the result of infection in the body which is not uncommon with an inflammatory bowel disease patient. Surgeries and the potential for complications that can occur with […]

Vitamins and IBD

Inspired by a semi funny story this weekend, I wanted to talk about vitamins. I take a tremendous amount of vitamins since from as far back as I could remember, I always saw my mom take them and talk about how deeply she believed in their benefits. She was always against medicines if it could […]