Gluten wars: skepticism over self-diagnosis and the illness we can’t explain
The rise in people who claim to have gluten allergies has been met with ridicule but many legitimate health conditons were once dismissed as imaginary A [...]
What The Consistency Of Your Poo Says About Your Health
Our gut does more than help us digest food; the bacteria that call our intestines home have been implicated in everything from our mental health and sleep, [...]
Doctors have toxic reaction to pricing for decades-old lead poisoning drug
This May 27, 2013, file photo, shows the head office and logo of Valeant Pharmaceuticals in Laval, Quebec, Canada.Image: AP/Ryan Remiorz A drug used to [...]
Celgene Crohns Drug Benefit Supported by Image Data in Trial
Celgene Corp.s experimental pill for Crohns disease helped more patients than analysts expected, reinforcing positive results of an earlier study and [...]
Are You Ready to Swallow a Pill Full of Poop?
For a While there, Seres Therapeutics was the most promising name in poop. Located in Cambridge, Massa­chusettsin the same building as Crispr [...]
Can Smoking Pot Treat Incurable Disease?
For 1.4 million Americans who suffer from ulcerative colitis and Crohns disease, medical marijuana might offer some promise. "> Annual colonoscopies, daily [...]
How does the pill work? You asked Google – heres the answer | Holly Grigg-Spall
Every day millions of internet users ask Google lifes most difficult questions, big and small. Our writers answer some of the commonest queries The pill [...]
9 things doctors want you to know about your butt
 (tBoyan) As women, we know how important it is to take care of our vaginas. But it's time you showed your booty some love, too. That's why we [...]
They Said He Didnt Look Disabled, So This Man Showed Them the Reality of Crohns Disease
For some reason, random strangers sometimes get the urge to make assumptions out loud about other random strangers. And no assumption is more frustrating [...]
He May Look Normal, But He’s Exactly Why You Shouldn’t Judge A Book By Its Cover
With clothes on, he seems “normal.” But when he takes off his shirt, you can clearly see his Hickman line and stoma bag connected to his [...]
People Are Purposely Becoming Disabled By Choice And Calling Themselves ‘Transabled’
Read More: He May Look Normal, But He’s Exactly Why You Shouldn’t Judge A Book By Its Cover Throughout her life, the woman has turned to [...]
NFL Punishes Player Who Uses Marijuana To Treat Crohn’s Disease
For the second time this season, Buffalo Bills offensive lineman Seantrel Henderson has been suspended by the NFL for violating the [...]
This NFL player uses marijuana to treat Crohn’s disease, and the league suspended him for it
Seantrel Henderson has faced marijuana suspensions before.Image: Leon Halip/Getty Images The NFL handed Buffalo Bills lineman Seantrel Henderson a 10-game [...]
Briton Michael Sandford jailed over plan to shoot Donald Trump
Twenty-year-old jailed for 12 months by Las Vegas court for trying to grab police officers gun at Trump rally A 20-year-old Briton has been jailed for 12 [...]
Shared Culture May Be Altering DNA, With Implications For Health
Scientists have found that culture may be leaving a heritable print on DNA. Separate from an ethnic group's genetic ancestry, these epigenetic signatures [...]
To The Politicians Who Voted To Kill Me
Late at night, while most of us were sleeping, the Senate voted to kill me. Im sure that some of you will call me dramatic and say that Im exaggerating. [...]