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Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Autism – Significant Increased Prevalence

Prevalence of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Among Patients with Autism Spectrum Disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26218138 The objective of this study was to measure the prevalence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) among patients with autism spectrum disorders (ASD), which has not been well described … Continue reading

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Chronic Inflammation – Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Hippocampal Neurogenesis

Chronic intestinal inflammation alters hippocampal neurogenesis http://www.jneuroinflammation.com/content/12/1/65/abstract Background Adult neurogenesis in the subgranular zone of the hippocampus is involved in learning, memory, and mood control. Decreased hippocampal neurogenesis elicits significant behavioral changes, including cognitive impairment and depression. Inflammatory bowel disease … Continue reading

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THC, Immune System and Immune Diseases – Multiple Sclerosis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Rheumatoid Arthritis

Adolescent exposure to THC may cause immune systems to go up in smoke http://www.faseb.org/ New research published in the Journal of Leukocyte Biology suggests that early exposure to marijuana can affect immune system development, leading to immune-related diseases in adulthood … Continue reading

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Non-pulmonary allergic diseases and inflammatory bowel disease: A qualitative review.

Non-pulmonary allergic diseases and inflammatory bowel disease: A qualitative review. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25170192 Full Paper pdf http://www.wjgnet.com/esps/FeaturedArticleDetail.aspx?id=5626 Abstract While the etiological underpinnings of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are highly complex, it has been noted that both clinical and pathophysiological similarities exist between … Continue reading

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease , Bacteria and Intestinal Lining – Implications for Autism ?

 ‘Normal’ Bacteria Vital for Keeping Intestinal Lining Intact  http://www.einstein.yu.edu August 1, 2014 — (BRONX, NY) — Scientists at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University have found that bacteria that aid in digestion help keep the intestinal lining intact. … Continue reading

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Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Hygiene Hypothesis – Growing up on a Farm

Growing up on a livestock farm halves the risk of inflammatory bowel diseases http://www.au.dk/en/#news-2544 The incidence of inflammatory bowel diseases is rising sharply – particularly among young people. However, new research from Aarhus University indicates that growing up on a … Continue reading

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When Good Bacteria get Sick – Inflammatory Bowel Disease

When Good Gut Bacteria Get Sick http://hms.harvard.edu/news/when-good-gut-bacteria-get-sick Computational algorithms provide insight into how gut microbiota respond to infection over time   By MARJORIE MONTEMAYOR-QUELLENBERG July 11, 2014 Being sick due to an infection can make us feel lousy. But what … Continue reading

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Microbial Dysbiosis – Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Autism and Obesity

Intestinal microbiota and its effects on the immune system. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/cmi.12301/full Full Paper at Link Abstract The microbiota colonizes every surface exposed to the external world and in the gut, it plays important roles in physiological functions such as the maturation … Continue reading

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Innate Lymphoid Cells – Inflammatory Bowel Disease – Autoimmune Disorders – Implications for Autism ?

Mainz and Freiburg immunologists discover immune system precursor cells that fight infection http://www.uni-mainz.de/presse/17302_ENG_HTML.php Evidence presented of the existence of a previously unknown form of lymphocyte that protects against intracellular infection 26.05.2014 The innate immune system recognizes infectious agents such as … Continue reading

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Epilepsy and Inflammatory Bowel Disease Risk in Children – Look Back 2013

The risk of contracting pediatric inflammatory bowel disease in children with celiac disease, epilepsy, juvenile arthritis and type 1 diabetes—a nationwide study http://www.ecco-jccjournal.org/article/S1873-9946%2812%2900101-8/fulltext Full Text at Link Abstract BACKGROUND AND AIMS: The association of celiac disease with inflammatory bowel disease … Continue reading

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