Study shows reduced Vitamin D absorption in Crohn’s disease patients

January 19th, 2011 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 19 (ANI): Boston University researchers have shown that reduced vitamin D absorption in patients with quiescent Crohn's disease (CD) may be the cause for their increased risk for vitamin D ... Read more...

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Green algae extract may offer short bowel syndrome treatment

October 12th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 12 (ANI): In a first of its kind study, scientists have found that an extract from green algae Chlorella may turn out to be an effective treatment for short ... Read more...

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Women more likely to suffer from celiac disease

May 23rd, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 23 (ANI): Women are twice as likely as men to suffer from celiac disease, an autoimmune digestive disorder that wreaks havoc on the bodys intestines when foods containing gluten ... Read more...

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