Severe Food Poisoning May Be a Cause of Crohn’s Disease

Severe Food Poisoning May Be a Cause of Crohn’s Disease
People who had a severe bout of food poisoning may be at risk of infection by a type of  E. coli bacteria and, possibly, the onset of Crohn’s disease, according to a study published in the journal PLOS Pathogens. The study, “Acute Infectious Gastroenteritis Potentiates A Crohn’s Disease Pathobiont To Fuel Ongoing Inflammation In The Post-Infectious Period,” was conducted by Cherrie

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