Researchers Identify Fungus That May Worsen Crohn’s Disease Symptoms

Researchers Identify Fungus That May Worsen Crohn’s Disease Symptoms
The fungus Candida tropicalis may trigger gut inflammation and worsen Crohn’s disease, according to results of a study presented at this year’s Digestive Disease Week, held recently in Chicago. The hallmark of Crohn’s disease is gut inflammation, or colitis. Colitis is thought to be triggered when the body’s immune system responds to an infection, but

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