Digestive Problems

Don’t Treat Your Child’s Crohn’s Disease With This Drug

Remember this name: Humira. It’s probably one of the most horrific drugs ever approved. It has a black-box warning for “serious infections” that can lead to “death,” as well as tuberculosis. It can trigger aggressive, fast-killing cancers, including two kinds of skin cancer. Yet, despite all the terrible things we now know about this drug, […]

New Crohn’s Disease Drug Linked To Deadly Brain Infection

If you suffer from either ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease and your doctor wants to tell you about an experimental new drug, called Entyvio, as a treatment option, think carefully before you give the go ahead. There are some things you should know first… and they’re things that your doctor may not even know about. […]

Would You Swap Heartburn For Dementia?

Proton pump inhibitors (PPIs) are among the most widely prescribed drugs in the UK, with an estimated 43 million prescriptions written last year. They are supposed to bring instant relief for heartburn sufferers. However, it turns out that this supposed ‘instant relief’ can leave you with a long list of other health problems if you […]

Highlighting The Dangers Of Heartburn Drugs

Let’s draw a Venn Diagram. In one circle, you’ve got people who use heartburn medication. I’m thinking specifically about heartburn drugs also known as proton pump inhibitors (PPIs). Obviously, we’re talking about millions of people. In another circle, you’ve got people who follow advice from the medical mainstream. Now… How many people do you suppose […]