The Doctors answer questions from the audience.
Dr. Gold and Dr. Vasiliauskas answer questions from the audience.
*What is the connection between fluctuations in women's hormones (puberty/growth spurts) and flares?
*Can following the Specific Carbohydrate Diet cause a raise in your cholesterol? If so, why?
*If diet works by starving off certain bacteria and repopulating other bacteria, would a combination of specific antibiotics and probiotics work as well?
*Is there anything we can do to prevent our children from getting Inflammatory Bowel Disease?
*Have you seen any of your patients heal their strictures on SCD alone?
*Given the strict adherence to the Specific Carbohydrate Diet how should we handle a fear of cross contamination during food prep even when the food preparer is extra careful?
*Can you explain how inflammation works and why it can be difficult to reduce even when following the Specific Carbohydrate Diet 100%?
*My Immunologist advises against vaccinations due to the fact that it generates a major immune system response, my other doctors including gastroenterologist and pediatrician, don't agree? What is your thoughts?
*What is your advice for getting through pregnancy with Inflammatory Bowel Disease? Should exams be done before conceiving and are there risks involved?
*Diagnosed at age 4, have you seen children with developmental or learning issues, including autism?
*If they can induce Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's disease and colitis in rats or mice, how come they can't cure it?