Children with active CD consume diet with significantly lower amount of fiber

Study results demonstrate diet may differentially influence the gut microbiome in children with Crohn’s disease, according to a presentation at the Crohn’s and Colitis Congress.“Both children with CD and healthy children in North America consume a Westernized diet which is low in fiber, more significantly low in children with active CD,” Jessica Breton, MD, from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, said during her presentation. “Our results also significantly show diet may exert a differential influence on the gut microbiome depending on the clinicalRead More

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