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My daughter was suffering with many symptoms for several months. She had a colonoscopy and the results came back "consistent with Crohns". Her gastroenterologist stated that current medical thinking is that diet is not the answer. He said that there were very effective drugs available now and put her on Asacol. She wound up in the emergency room twice in one day with palpitations. Even though the doctor claimed that there was no connection he pulled her off the medication. Wonder of wonder, no more palpitations. I have taken her to 2 different gastroenterologists, a holistic doctor, a nutritionist and the list is growing...meanwhile she has gone gluten free and is doing very well. I wonder if she had Crohn's at all.