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Crohn’s Disease is an inflammatory bowel disease which causes inflammation of the lining of your digestive tract. This can lead to abdominal pain, severe diarrhea, fatigue, weight loss, and malnutrition. Crohn’s disease can be painful and debilitating.
Crohn’s Disease most commonly affects the last section of the small intestines and the colon, but may only affect one of these sections. Symptoms can range from mild to severe and may come and go.
When Crohn’s Disease is active you may experience:
Severe Crohn’s Disease may lead to:
The cause of Crohn’s remains unknown, but some factors can cause flare ups. Diet, stress, and/or a weakened immune system can often cause a flare up. Heredity also seems to be a factor in having Crohn’s Disease, but does not have to be present in your family history.
Complications cause by Crohn’s Disease can include:
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The therapies our clinic provides have been proven to provide relief for many patients suffering from autoimmune disorders. Our team works to not only provide pain relief, but to help get your body to feeling its best. The combination of therapies provided by your doctor will be specifically designed to tailor your body. Call us today to begin your journey toward better health!