Nutrition in Immune Balance (NiMBAL)

Using diet to treat Inflammatory Bowel Disease

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What is Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)?

Two main subtypes of IBD exist: Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis.

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Learn about IBD

The Specific Carbohydrate Diet®

The anti-inflammatory effects of the SCD reduce disease activity in IBD.

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Learn about SCD

Implementing SCD into your daily life

It's not about restrictions, it is about empowerment. Learn how the SCD can help transform your life.

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SCD Preparation and Recipes

With patience and appreciation for whole foods, it is possible to create delicious SCD meals.

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Last year both of my kids were diagnosed with Crohn's Disease. This was devestating news for our family. Dr Suskind and the SCD gave us hope. And now our whole family is much healthier because of it.

L.M.

We do not focus on the restrictions, but rather on the freedom and wellness that this diet enables.

T.G.

The specific carbohydrate diet has improved my IBD symptoms immensely. I am so relieved that I am able to run again without being limited by my indigestion. Changing my diet was a challenge, but definitely manageable.

Alex J.

The miracle continued and after two more weeks he has gained almost 6 pounds and was in remission! After a year and a half of amazingly stable health we have started to wean him off pentasa. We did it very, very slowly and we always checked his calprotec

Morana

We just had her 6 month check up on Monday - solid on SCD for 5 months. Her bloodwork is impeccable, her c reactive protein is below normal ...and most incredibly, her calprotectin went from 867 at diagnosis to normal!

Debra

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About Nutrition in Immune Balance (NiMBAL)

About Nutrition in Immune Balance (NiMBAL)

NiMBAL's mission is to help patients with IBD integrate dietary therapy into their daily lives. Our goal is to make this process easier with a standardized, step-by-step approach based upon the latest research.

David L. Suskind, MD

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