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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    FullM3lt, you commented in the Medical Marijuana wiki about Cannabis indica vs Cannabis sativa in management of your symptoms: FullM3lt Comments I was wondering if you had any further information about the positive and/or negative effects of specific strains for your symptoms or side effects of...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Here is a study from 2009 showing an increase in Testicular Cancer with Marijuana use. Testicular Cancer and Marijuana A couple of things make this study of interest. 1. The increased Cancer rates were specifically found with Nonseminoma and Mixed Histology types of Testicular Cancer. 1a...
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    The Doctors Episode of Crohn's Disease NOW

    The Doctors TV show has an episode on Crohn's Disease. NOW (Pacific Time US). http://www.thedoctorstv.com/main/local_listings
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Thank you Area Man and FullM3lt. You bring up interesting points. Hopefully, pharmaceutical companies will design a drug that is effective in the body but does not cross into the brain. This should offer the best of both worlds (effective drug but minimal psychoactive effects). They are working...
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    Chat Live with Scientists about the Microbiome - Now

    Our bodies, inside and out, are teeming with trillions of microbes. Most of them are our friends, helping us to digest food, strengthening our immune systems, and keeping dangerous enemy pathogens from invading our tissues and organs. Evidence is building that this resident community of...
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    CHAT LIVE NOW with Microbial Expert. Bugs Inside of Us.

    Our bodies, inside and out, are teeming with trillions of microbes. Most of them are our friends, helping us to digest food, strengthening our immune systems, and keeping dangerous enemy pathogens from invading our tissues and organs. Evidence is building that this resident community of...
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    Glucanol, Healthy Trac, Immunol, Lactopril Siezed by Food and Drug Administration FDA

    The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has siezed supplements/drugs from Global Biotechnologies Inc. for unproven claims these products cure medical conditions or diseases. The drugs that were siezed are: Glucanol, Healthy Trac, Immunol, and Lactopril. The company specifically targeted patients...
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    Genes Related to Crohn's Disease

    Crohn’s Disease is Often Unpredictable Patients with Crohn’s Disease (CD), a subtype of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), have non-uniform treatment outcomes and variable disease progression between patients. This unpredictable nature commonly seen in Crohn’s disease is frustrating for both...
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    How Was Your Clostridium difficile (C. diff) Test Reported?

    A member asked me what the test results for C. diff look like because she was wondering if she was tested for C. diff infection. The information I have gives a TON of possible names that may be used in the report (everything from a phone call to specifics on the test and test supplier). Can...
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    Gluten Free Chocolate Cake - Has Sugar!

    Here is a super great recipe for a Gluten Free Chocolate Cake. This is basically the same recipe as the Gluten Free Vanilla Cake except Cocoa Powder is added to the mix. I have tried so many gluten free cake recipes and most of them went directly in the trash. My husband and I agree that this...
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    Gluten Free Vanilla Cake - Has Sugar!

    Here is a super great recipe for a Gluten Free Vanilla Cake. I have tried so many gluten free cake recipes and most of them went directly in the trash. My husband and I agree that this cake tastes better than regular cake with gluten containing flour. This is a naughty cake though as it has...
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    Humorous replies to questions from ignorant strangers.

    Here is a post-trail started by CLynn regarding a funny response she gave to a question she was just tired of hearing from strangers: Judy: I bet it gets Very annoying. I am sure you get the questions from random strangers too. Some people really just dont get it......
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    Dexilant savings card. Pay no more than $20 for 90 day supply.

    Dexilant savings card. Eligible patients pay no more than $20 for 90 day prescription. http://www.dexilant.com/DEXILANTAdvantage.aspx
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    Have you had food allergy testing done and do you still eat allergen positive foods?

    I was wondering how many people have had food allergy testing done. If so, what was the result and do you currently still eat the foods that came up positive in the testing? Also, has anyone tried the rotation diet and has it helped?
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    Boniva Generic approved to prevent osteoperosis.

    Generic for Boniva (IBANDRONATE SODIUM) was approved 03/20/2012 from Watson labs. This means for those of us that take Boniva to prevent osteopersosis due to long-term prednisone therapy can save some money. I am not sure about your pharmacy, but mine (CVS) charges about $40 per pill.
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