Exclusion diet could be new first line treatment for paediatric Crohn’s disease

A novel Crohn’s Disease exclusion diet could replace Exclusive Enteral Nutrition (EEN) as first line treatment for children with mild-to-moderate active disease, a study suggests. Based on the principles of reducing intake of saturated fat, wheat and emulsifiers, the diet has proved to be as effective as EEN and better tolerated in a Canadian-Israeli trial. ...

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