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Interesting Article Possibly Confirming Diet as Ulcerative Colitis Treatment

I came across an article today from the Garvan Institute for Medical Research that talks about the proper balance of gut flora and it’s relationship to the immune system, specifically to autoimmune diseases. I found this article while doing research to refute an argument from someone that the SCD is nutritionally unbalanced because it lacks […]

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Clinical Trial Study on the SCD with regards to Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Patients

Quick But Important and Interesting Post: Rush University Medical Center is getting ready to start a clinical trial with regards to the Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD). “Clinical Trial Protocol Description The purpose of this study is to determine if, and how, the Specific Carbohydrate Diet changes the population of bacteria/yeast in the gastrointestinal tract. 200 subjects […]

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Treating Ulcerative Colitis With Worms and Helminth Infections

Hi Everyone (and thanks to Dan for prompting me to look more into this), Most of you may have already read this news, but there is another study recently published on a potential alternative approach treatment for ulcerative colitis.  The study involves eating worms/worm eggs of all things.  The idea is biologically complex as are […]

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