Potential Benefits of Dietary Fibre Intervention in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

  title={Potential Benefits of Dietary Fibre Intervention in Inflammatory Bowel Disease},
  author={Celestine Wong and Philip J. Harris and Lynnette Robin Ferguson},
  booktitle={International journal of molecular sciences},
Intestinal dysbiosis is thought to be an important cause of disease progression and the gastrointestinal symptoms experienced in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Inflammation appears to be a major contributor in perpetuating a dysregulated gut microbiota. Although current drug therapies can significantly induce and maintain disease remission, there is no cure for these diseases. Nevertheless, ongoing human studies investigating dietary fibre interventions may potentially prove to… CONTINUE READING
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