Delayed Growth in Children May Be a Sign of IBD, Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital Pediatricians Caution

Delayed Growth in Children May Be a Sign of IBD, Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital Pediatricians Caution
According to researchers at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital, symptoms in children such as a delay in growth, weight loss, failure to gain weight, or persistent stomach pain with diarrhea or bloody stools can sometimes be associated with undiagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), namely Crohn’s disease, a chronic inflammatory condition of the digestive tract. “Growth charts are

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  1. Thank you! You may want to check out this non-profit, The Foundation for NIBD since their research has been involved in this since 2002.
    The Foundation for Nutrition and Inflammatory Bowel Disease in Children, (NIBD)501c3

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