Childhood-onset IBD is associated with psychiatric morbidity including mood and eating disorders and suicide attempts, new research shows. The findings support a similar association recognised in adult-onset IBD and point to the need for long-term psychological support for patients. The Swedish study comprised more than 6,000 people with childhood-onset IBD followed for a median of ...
Mental health support needed in young-onset IBD
By Mardi Chapman
22 Aug 2019