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Welcome to IBD Partners Research Ideas Page!

In this area you will be able to:

  • Propose, vote on, and discuss research ideas
  • View current studies
  • View published research

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You are an active participant in  IBD Partners research prioritization process! Have you ever had a question about IBD that you wish science could answer? Tell us what research is important to you!

Here, you can submit a research idea to the community, cast your votes, and discuss research ideas proposed by other members. Please make your research question as specific as possible. Other members will vote on your research idea, and we will prioritize research ideas with the most votes.

You are allowed to vote for your own proposed research idea if you want. However, you can only vote for a total of five research ideas. If you have already cast your five votes and an idea you like even more is proposed, you can change your votes at any time to reflect your current preferences.

The research team will review all submitted ideas and provide a response to you and to the community. If your idea leads to an IBD Partners Study, you will have the opportunity to serve as a patient collaborator on the research team for that study.

We encourage you to prioritize the ideas that are most important to you, even if the research team determines that your idea is not a good fit for IBD Partners. We will share ideas labeled “Not a Good Fit” with researchers outside of our network when appropriate. We want to make sure all of your votes count!

Thanks for your participation in this important platform to help the IBD research community understand what research questions are important to patients. We are passionate about finding answers to your questions!

Proposed Idea              

Effects of Monosodium Glutamate on IBD.

Because I stopped consuming MSG and my IBD was in remission for 6 years (only became slightly active again after being on Gabapentin (Neurontin) which is a known IBD aggravater.

Diet
last activity over 3 years ago
4    0
Proposed Idea              

How does a nutritional cleanse, like isagenix, impact long-term crohns disease and symptoms?

I have been using isagenix on and off for the past year. It has really help improve both my symptoms, pain, and energy levels since being diagnosed with crohns about 6 years ago.

Diet
last activity almost 3 years ago
2    0
Proposed Idea              

Is there a correlation between IBD and seafood?

From personal experience as well as research I have found a relationship between IBD and seafood. Is it crabs in specific? Something in the water?

Diet
last activity 12 months ago
0    0

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Published Studies VIEW ALL
Avoidance of Fiber is Associated with Greater Risk of Crohn's Disease Flare in a 6 Month Period

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Prevalence of a Gluten-free Diet and Improvement of Clinical Symptoms in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

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Dietary Patterns and Self-Reported Associations of Diet with Symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

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Active Studies VIEW ALL
Food And Crohn’s Exacerbation Study (FACES)

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