2019-03-26
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Ulcerative Colitis: Symptoms and Complaints

Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation in the bowel. The name derives from the place and the symptom: The inflammatory ulcers (lat. ulcera) occur in the colon, meaning the large intestine – more precisely […]
2019-03-26
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Ulcerative colitis: The causes of chronic bowel disease

Ulcerative colitis appears to have several reasons. Numerous studies provide indications of what causes the onset of chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). However, ulcerative colitis has not yet been completely researched. In addition to the genes, many other factors play […]
2019-02-20
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What is ulcerative colitis?

Like Crohn\’s disease, ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). The disease usually occurs for the first time between the ages of 20 and 40 and then recurs in relapses. Simplified, ulcerative colitis causes inflammation of the intestinal […]
2019-02-04
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Crohn’s disease: Which medication help?

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease and not curable. Patients must therefore prepare for life-long therapy. If the patient is on medication against Crohn’s disease and against the symptoms of the disease, complaints can often be easily controlled. […]
2019-01-31

Crohn’s disease: therapy options

Textabschnitt rechts If complaints occur in the gastrointestinal tract, a diagnosis of the cause is often only possible after lengthy examinations and many visits to the doctor. Since intestinal diseases often manifest themselves in similar symptoms, the cause of the […]
2019-01-31
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Crohn’s disease and the complex diagnosis

Crohn\’s disease is a bowel disease that causes severe inflammation, especially in the intestinal mucosa. But usually not only the intestine is affected: Inflammation can occur in the entire digestive tract, from the mouth to the anus. The complaints are […]