Migration and Race May Play a Role in the Development of IBD

Migration and Race May Play a Role in the Development of IBD
A recent review suggests that migration and race influence the risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease. In particular, South Asian migrants have a consistently higher incidence of ulcerative colitis and a lower incidence of Crohn’s disease, researchers have found. The review titled, “Epidemiology of inflammatory bowel disease in racial and ethnic migrant groups,” was published

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