Positive Options for Crohn's Disease
Self-help and TreatmentBook - 2000
"Seven out of every 10,000 Americans have Crohn's disease. If you're one of them, you're all too familiar with the symptoms of abdominal pain, diarrhea and fever. You also know how traumatic and embarrassing this chronic inflammatory bowel disease can be. This book is a comprehensive look at all aspects of the disease, including risk factors, signs and symptoms, and diagnosis. Most important, it addresses what can be done." "Many case studies are included - the inspiring stories of people whose personalized treatment plans have helped them live productive, fulfilling lives. Other helpful chapters include an overview of the digestive system; the manifestations of the disease in different age groups; and information on ongoing research. A comprehensive resources section lists organizations to contact for further information. Book jacket."--Jacket.
Publisher: Alameda, CA : Hunter House Publishers, c2000.
Edition: 1st ed.
Characteristics: 182 p. ; 22 cm.