I have Crohns disease but I am actually overweight and want to lose about 30 pounds. Are there any dietary supplements that I can take and are there any restrictions on an exercise program? I also cant tolerate caffeine. Thanks! Brian
My first thought for you would be to do a food allergy test. It will help you eliminate the foods that irritate you and cause inflammation, and will help you with weight issues as well.
Back to all Questions
View More by Dr. Jeannette Toghyani
Dr. Toghyani grew up in Niger, West Africa, and moved to the United States to study PreMed. She graduated from the University of Maryland in 2000 with a Bachelors in Neuro-Physiology, then moved to Arizona to start her Naturopathic studies. She graduated in 2005, and now has a general family practice in Fountain Hills, AZ, with a focus on Pediatrics.
The products and the claims made about specific products on Vitabase.com have not been evaluated by the United States Food and Drug Administration
and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease. The information provided by Vitabase is for informational purposes only and is not
intended as a substitute for advice from your physician or other health care professional or any information contained on or in any product label or packaging.
You should not use the information on Vitabase.com for diagnosis or treatment of any health problem or for prescription of any medication or other treatment.
You should consult with a healthcare professional before starting any diet, exercise or supplementation program, before taking any medication, or if you have or
suspect you might have a health problem. Neither Vitabase nor Dr Passero will be liable for negative outcomes of supplements that are taken as a result of
information given on Vitabase.com.