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Psychotherapy Improves Symptoms, Daily Functioning in IBS

Friday, December 16, 2016 - 16:11

Psychological therapies can improve both mental health and daily functioning in irritable bowel syndrome, with cognitive behavior therapy (CBT) producing the greatest...

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Does Inflammatory Bowel Disease Discourage Pregnancy?

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 14:45

(Reuters Health) - Many women with a bowel disorder that can affect fertility choose not to attempt pregnancy even though treatment may make it possible for them to conceive, a...

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Could Treating Psoriasis Slow Coronary Artery Disease Progression?

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 14:37

Association Between Changes in Coronary Artery Disease Progression and Treatment With Biologic Agents for Severe Psoriasis

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Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America to Convene IBD Clinical Trials Workshop

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 14:25

New York, NY Date – The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) will be hosting IBD Clinical Trials Workshop: Principles and Practice on January 13-14, 2017...

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Psoriasis May Carry Clogged-Arteries Risk Similar To That With Diabetes

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 11:12

(Reuters Health) - People with psoriasis may be at increased risk of calcium buildup in the arteries – an indicator of heart disease risk – comparable to that of people...

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Technology Project to Analyze Thousands of Personal Experiences of Rheumatoid Arthritis Drugs

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 11:52

A new type of academic research will investigate treatment and management of ...

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New Model Developed to Study Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Human Biopsy Samples

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 11:11

WASHINGTON, D.C., November 2, 2016 -- Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a complex condition that requires a lifetime of care and increases a person's cancer risk. But its...

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Type 1 Diabetes Often Comes With Other Autoimmune Diseases

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 09:44

By Lisa Rapaport

(Reuters Health) - People with type 1 diabetes often develop other autoimmune disorders,...

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Family History Biggest Predictor of Heart Attacks in People With Psoriasis

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 15:53

By Lisa Rapaport 

(Reuters Health) - People with psoriasis, a chronic inflammatory disease, are more...

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