Webinars - UCLA
Deciphering the Gluten-Free Matrix - Should I Be On a Gluten-Free Diet?
Treating Weight Gain After Bariatric Surgery
Understanding the Basics of IBD: What You Need to Know
Live Date - July 31, 2013
UCLA digestive disease expert Christina Ha, MD, discusses the symptoms, diagnosis and treatments of Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. This webinar will help patients understand inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) so they can get the most out of their appointments with their physicians. Viewers will learn how to identify potential flares, discuss symptoms with their physician, and understand the short- and long-term rationale behind treatments.
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE)
Live Date - August 28, 2013
UCLA gastroenterologist Kevin Ghassemi, MD, discusses Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), including symptoms, diagnosis, treatments and dietary considerations.
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) is an allergic inflammatory condition of the esophagus that in adults can cause difficulty swallowing, heartburn, vomiting, or abdominal and chest pain. In children, EoE symptoms can include poor growth, weight loss, a poor appetite or even refusing to eat.