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--The MC Foundation is Born
--Stress and IBD: Part 1
--Leaving the House During a Flare
--Immune Boosting Tips and Recipes
--A Recipe for a Medical Disaster
--Smoking and Microscopic Colitis
--Stress and IBD: Part 2
--Is Microscopic Colitis Affected by Weather?
--Physicians Share a Surprising Number of Traits with MC Patients
--Should You Add BAM Medication to Your MC Treatment Plan?
--Some Personal Insights on Magnesium
--Will Marijuana Ever be a Valid Treatment Option for IBD Patients?
--What to Eat During a Flare
--Vitamin E and Soy Sensitivity
--Chamomile Tea as a Sleep Aid
--Maintaining Remission after Weaning Off Budesonide
--Using Steroids Increases the Risk of Developing Diabetes
--It’s Not Just Us- Everyone Wants Safer Food
--What to Eat for Breakfast: Keep It Simple
--Dealing with MC When Tragedy Strikes
--Why Don’t I Have any Energy?
--Did You Know That IBDs are Regional Diseases?
--The Antibiotic Dilemma
--Eating When Traveling
--Finding Support for MC
--Vitamins, Minerals and MC
--Healing Bone Broth
--The Story of the Microscopic Colitis Forum and Foundation
--MTHFR Mutations and Methylation Issues They Can Cause
--Bacteria May Be Responsible for Causing Microscopic Colitis
--Introducing Our New Microscopic Colitis Foundation Board member, Gabrielle (Gabes) Ryan
--On the Road Again
--World IBD Day
--I just Started the Diet. How Long Will It Take Before I Begin To See Improvements?
--Autoimmune Protocol Diet (AIP)
--Specific Carbohydrate Diet (SCD)
--Mental and Emotional Aspects of Healing
Volume 4, issue 1- published September 20, 2018
--What About Cannabidiol (CBD)?
--What about Using Low-Dose Naltrexone (LDN) to Treat Microscopic Colitis?
Volume 4, issue 2- published February 5, 2019
--Five Years after the Problem Was Documented,
Some Duodenoscopes Are Still Contaminated
Due to Inadequate Cleaning
Volume 4, issue 3- published May 1, 2019
--Microscopic Colitis and Starch Digestion
--Should I Have a Repeat Colonoscopy?
--Scientists Create a New "Gluten-Free" Variety of Wheat
Volume 4, issue 4- published August 13, 2019
--Observations About Magnesium Threonate
--Flares and Suggestions for Managing Them
--Adverse Drug Reactions are Under Reported
Volume 5, issue 1- published Nov. 12, 2019
--A review of The Pepto Treatment
--Using Cholestyramine to treat MC
--Does MC Increase the Risk of Mortality?
--Is IBS Actually a Legitimate Disease?
Volume 6, issue 2- published Feb. 8, 2020
--Looking at Bile Acids From Another Angle
Volume 6, issue 3- published March 6, 2020
--Ten Things to Do Now to Prepare for Coronavirus Covid-19
Volume 6, issue 4- published May 5, 2020
--Five Ways MC Has Prepared Us for Covid-19 and Social Distancing
--Why an MC Recovery Diet Should Be Low-Carb
Volume 6, issue 5- published May 26, 2020
--Vitamin D and Covid-19 Fatality Risk
--Baking is Very Popular Right Now --Morning Glory Muffins
Volume 6, issue 6- published June 26, 2020
--Relaxing With Wildlife Photography — the Easy Way
--COVID-19 Considerations for Microscopic Colitis (MC) Patients
Volume 6, issue 7- published July 14, 2020
--How Does Microscopic Colitis Impact Your Risk of Developing COVID-19
--Noteworthy News about COVID-19
Volume 6, issue 8- published August 20, 2020
--Are Any Ancient Grains Gluten-Free?
--COVID-19 Update Especially for Microscopic Colitis (MC) patients
Volume 6, issue 9- published September 24, 2020
--Frailty Considerations When Planning an IBD Treatment for Older Patients
--Seven Important Recent Discoveries About COVID-19
Volume 6, issue 10- published November 11, 2020
--Testing for Food Sensitivities Associated with Microscopic Colitis
--Tips to Help Reduce COVID-19 Risks
Volume 6, issue 10- published December 11, 2020
--With the Holidays Approaching, Are Alcoholic Drinks Safe?
--Some Recent Updates About COVIID-19
Volume 7, issue 1- published January 22, 2021
--Histamine Issues and a Couple of Informal Trials
--Additional Updates About COVIID-19
Volume 7, issue 2- published April 2, 2021
--Should I Get the Vaccine?
--A Couple of Noteworthy COVIID-19 News Items