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Housecall for Health: Managing Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s Disease is a pretty common condition that affects thousands of Americans, causing intense pain and affecting the lifestyle of those that have it.  But there are plenty of steps that can be taken to manage Crohn’s.

FOX’s Colleen Cappon reports in today’s “Housecall for Health”:

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More than half a million people suffer from Crohn’s Disease, an inflammatory bowel disease that affects the intestine and colon.  Medications like anti-inflammatories, immune system suppressors and antibiotics can help, but simple lifestyle changes can also help manage the symptoms.

Experts say managing stress and eating the right foods can go a long way in avoiding flareups.

For more on this story, visit foxnewshealth.com.

Housecall for Health, I’m Colleen Cappon, FOX News Radio.




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