Chronic inflammatory bowel disease (Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis) increases the risk of cancer.

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are conditions that cause inflammation in the digestive system. In addition, these diseases are known to increase the risk of cancer. This article discusses how chronic inflammation affects the body’s ability to fight cancer, and offers ways to reduce your risk of developing cancer as a result of Crohn’s disease … Read more