Crohn’s Disease Inflammation: How it Changes Your Intestines

Most people associate Crohn’s disease with the symptoms that accompany it – pain, cramping, diarrhea, appetite loss, so on and so forth. What people don’t often realize is that the inflammation characteristic of Crohn’s disease can cause irreversible damage to the intestines over time. The bowel wall is thickened during inflammation, due to the many…

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Welcome to the latest information about Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, curated by physicians that specialize in inflammatory bowel disease. We go into detail about treatments, diets, symptoms, surgery and how inflammation changes the intestines. Ask us anything on our Contact Us page. This site is about empowering people like you who have these challenging diseases. Wishing you good health!


Dr. Brian Bressler