Research

science and research into the ulcerative colitis, or gastrointestinal world.

Mayo Clinic Videos – From Gastro Doctors About IBD

Gastroenterologist doctors from the mayo clinic talk about several news topics in the world of inflammatory bowel disease or Ulcerative Colitis. Videos on Biosimilar medications such as Remicade and Humira, Diet Clinical Studies for UC, and Fecal Transplant study results to name a few!

Recent Studies You Can Read About Ulcerative Colitis News/Treatments

Thanks for taking a moment to catch up with some recent news and scientific studies that have been released by the medical and scientific community concerning ulcerative colitis. There is always a ton of research going on, and some of it I try to put a bit of a spotlight on for you take easily take advantage of reading up on.  There of course is… Read More »Recent Studies You Can Read About Ulcerative Colitis News/Treatments

Ulcerative Colitis BioSimilar Medications

Let’s Talk Biosimilars Hi UC’ers, There has been several messages in 2016 with questions about biosimilars, and what the implications are/will be for UC’ers who might be interested, or prescribed these “relatively” new medications. So, what are biosimilars…maybe we should start there. Here is what wikipedia has to say for biosimilars: A biosimilar (also known as follow-on biologic or subsequent entry biologic) is a biologic… Read More »Ulcerative Colitis BioSimilar Medications

PCORI To Give CCFA $2.5 Million for Diet Related Studies on IBD

Some news and… It’s pretty incredible! The Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) who has lots of money in their annual budget, will be sending a check to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) for $2,500,000. And, what’s better than that (In my opinion),  is that this money is going to be used to: study the effectiveness of the specific carbohydrate diet and Mediterranean-style… Read More »PCORI To Give CCFA $2.5 Million for Diet Related Studies on IBD