Joshsick2011, Crohn's is a hereditary autoimmune disease that causes inflammation in the GI tract. WebMD has a great IBD (inflammatory bowel disease) board with a large number of people who could answer just about any question you could ask. Look for the 'Crohn's and Colitis Exchange' group on WebMD.View Thread
A little fast is an understatement if the barium dashed though in that period of time. The med the doc gave you will hopefully help with the anxiety.
Have you found any foods that seem to make things better or worse? Are you having any other symptoms that might not be strictly considered 'digestive?' Like rashes, extreme fatigue or sleepiness when eating certain foods, 'brain fog' or???
There's also a study out suggesting that probiotics taken in capsule form appear to be superior in action to those in preparations like yogurt, and the count you get in a capsule is typically higher, so you might consider capsules.
Calmgut, what kind of testing have you had done to rule out a physical basis for your GI issues? Any GI issues or food intolerances that run in your family? I'm not side-stepping the major cause of your post, but I'm wondering how the GI issues might fit in with the sweating issue, and trying to figure out if there's a connection.View Thread