colitis colitis

Definition(s):

  • (n) inflammation of the colon

News

  1. Manitowoc County Health Calendar

    Manitowoc/Two Rivers Chapter of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, 6:30 p.m. the first Tuesday each month, Aurora Medical Center, Two Rivers. (877) 586-5588
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Manitowoc Herald Times Reporter

  2. New therapy for Accutane side effect

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on May 15 approved for the treatment of “moderate to severe ulcerative colitis” a drug already approved to treat arthritis, Simponi (golimumab) injection. That means there is a new drug available to treat a condition that some, but not all, science has linked to the use of isotretinoin, once sold in the U.S. under the brand name Accutane. The FDA approved ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Injury Board

  3. Saturday morning one-liners

    Former Dolphins CB Sam Madison is training to run a half marathon organized by the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation; Madison’s wife has Crohn’s disease. Former Bills WR Andre Reed has accepted a Bill Walsh Minority Coaching Fellowship position with the Chiefs. Jets special-teams coordinator Ben Kotwica sees the correlation between his new job and his…
    on June 8, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk

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Quotes

  1. "Theresa wrote 'Bad Dates' on a lark, and it was based on me telling her terrible stories about my going on dates," White says. "Like the guy who told me about his chronic colitis at the dinner table. I mean, where do you go with that?"
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Julie White Source: 680 News

  2. "Fortunately I have this disease under control with a combination of diet and diligence, but there are so many Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis patients out there suffering every day," says Itzin. "Despite that, so few people openly...
    on Mar 3, 2010 By: Gregory Itzin Source: PR Newswire (press release)

  3. "It was a poor choice, and anything I say is going to sound like an excuse," said Laker on Sunday. "But I always struggled keeping on weight. In 1992, I was diagnosed with colitis and got called up to the majors from Double-A. After I got...
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Tim Laker Source: News-Herald.com

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