there is evidence that autoimmune diseases arent as prevelant in 3rd world countries. Part of that, is thought that its because they are exposed to more bacteria and their immune systems know how to work correctly. We are so clean, and so concerned with killing all germs that our bodies dont learn how to fight bad stuff correctly.
Im sure that the type of food does have something to do wtih health problems.
I read an article about
a study, where a large group of asian women were followed, from when they lived in their home countries, they then moved here, and within like 5 years or something, their health had declined and their risks for all kinds of diseases had jumped. Due to the lifestyle changes.
Regardless, if anyone knew the cause of UC they would know the cure.
UC for 8 years, before finally kicking its butt and having a permanent ileostomy April 17 2007!
-I have gone to find myself, if i get back before i return, keep me here-