Healthy Living

10 Things That Put People at Risk for Crohn's Disease

Living in an industrialized society

5. Living in an industrialized society

Diagnosis has increased with the introduction of industrialization. The rate of cases has increased as societies have become more industrialized.

People in underdeveloped nations are not at risk, although it is being seen in lesser developed countries. Scientists have deduced a link to environment from this trend, from chemicals, to refined diet and of course stress.