Crohn's & Colitis

Lean on us as you take steps to reduce inflammation, improve symptoms, and get on with your life.

Crohn's & Colitis Books

1 results
page 1
Results
1 results
book image

Crohn's and Colitis For Dummies

Published 05-28-2013

<b>The ultimate reference for those with Crohn's and colitis and their family and friends</b> <p>Crohn's disease and colitis are frustrating, often debilitating gastrointestinal diseases that can have a severe impact on the overall health of those who suffer from them. According to the latest estimates, more than 600,000 patients in North America have Crohn's disease. Written by a physician specialising in the treatment of IBDs, <i>Crohn's and Colitis For Dummies</i> is a complete plain-English guide to understanding, treating, and living well with these diseases.</p> <ul> <li>Helps readers actively recognize symptoms of Crohn's and colitis and explains the diagnostic procedures doctors use to identify these diseases</li> <li>Outlines how the whole body is affected by Crohn's and colitis, and the potential hazards of letting the disease go untreated</li> <li>Offers expert advice and guidance on controlling Crohn's and colitis with diet and outlines the treatment options of medicines and surgery, including the various risks and benefits of each</li> <li>Provides practical advice for parents of children with Crohn's and colitis with insights into how children's treatment options can differ from those of adults</li> </ul>

Explore Book

page 1