Gastrointestinal Disorders


Fibromyalgia and GERD Link Works Both Ways

October 25, 2017

The conditions often coexist, and a bidirectional association is suggested.

Diagnosing Arthritis in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients

March 24, 2017

Inflammatory bowel disease patients can be afflicted by various forms of arthritis from peripheral arthritis to ankylosing spondylitis and symmetrical polyarthritis. In this slideshow, we address identification, diagnosis and treatment for these complex cases.

Here’s What You May Not Know about IBD and Arthritis

March 22, 2017

Inflammatory bowel disease is associated with arthritis. Research suggests there could be a genetic component or the connection could be associated with an inflamed gut. Learn more here.

Achieving Mucosal Healing in Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

March 22, 2017

The gold standard for treating Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis may lie in anti-TNF and anti-integrins therapy, researchers report this week.

Upper GI bleeding risk varies with NSAID

July 24, 2010

The risk of upper GI bleeding and perforation varies among NSAIDs at the doses frequently used in the general population.