Probiotics Questioned in Crohn’s

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Read what the British Dietetic Association has to say about dietary management of Crohn’s disease.

The guidelines reviewed data regarding use of prebiotics and probiotics to induce or maintain remission; the search pulled studies from 1985 through 2009. Assessment of fifteen papers led the authors to conclude that the “the use of probiotics and prebiotics is not currently supported.” Read the paper here at the Journal of Human Nutrition and Dietetics.