There are many unproven theories to account for how the disease is triggered. One such theory is a systemic reaction to bacteria, or sometimes the immune systems response to a virus within the digestive system. Crohn's disease can be treated by drugs, surgery, nutrition supplements or even a combination of these three options.
Depending upon the location and the severity of the affected area, drugs can be used to control inflammation, diarrhea, abdominal and rectal pain. It can also be used to correct the nutritional deficiency.
Fruits and vegetables cause gas, diarrhea, and bloating in many people. On the other hand restricting fruits and vegetables could result in a deficiency of vitamins and minerals to your body. Bananas, tomatoes, citrus fruits may be eaten to ensure sufficient potassium supply to the body. Meat provides iron and frolic acid. Eat simple and normal meals. Reduce your intake of raw fruits and vegetables and whole grains during any specific flare-up. Avoid spicy food, caffeine, alcohol, and lactose. Your food should be rich in proteins and nutrients. Drink plenty of fluids to avoid dehydration
Suffers of Crohn's disease would do well by increasing their calorific intake in the form of minerals, proteins, vitamins, and trace elements. It is advisable to eat six half-sized meals to avoid overloading the digestive system. Dinner should be taken at least three hours before bedtime. The disease does not cripple you in any way. A full life can be lead following a strict diet and regular medications.
However, reflexology is producing great benefits to the sufferers of Crohn's Disease. By treating endocrines, Throat, gullet, stomach, intestine, ileum and colons it increases the power of digestion and improvements immune system tremendously. Lymph glands are also treated to stop any degeneration of the infected area of the Bowel. In the absence of prescribed drugs there are no side effects.