While I agree with you pb4 I still don't think 100% of the cases are purely genetic...I feel like there are too many things that we're exposed to that we shouldn't be e.g. mercury, lead, etc. and I wonder sometimes if some people diagnosed with Crohn's are actually experiencing Crohn's or something very similar..
20 years old, Diagnosed with moderate to severe Crohn's and Colitis in May of 2008.
Prednisone 5 mg, pentasa 2 pills 4x a day, bentyl as needed, omeprazole in the morning, prenatal multivitamin, humira every other week, and good probiotics.
Surgery for ectopic pregnancy most likely the result of severe Crohn's inflammation in July of 2008.
Attempting a diet without refined sugars, high fat content, bleached or bromated flour, most dairy, red meat, and avoiding anything spicy like the plague. Also refuse to eat anything with trans fat or high fructose/corn syrup.
"He who has a why to live for can bear with almost any how."