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The Importance of Adherence with Corticosteroids

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Corticosteriods, also known as steroids,…


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8 Top Questions Patients Ask These GIs About Biologics

Medically reviewed by Matthew J. Hamilton, MD When biologics were first…


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Forgetting Your Immunomodulator Meds? 5 Reasons That’s a Bad Idea

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Immunomodulators are a class of drugs…


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7 Questions About Immunomodulators, Answered

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD When you have inflammatory bowel disease…


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9 Tips to Make At-Home Injections Easier

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD If you’ve been prescribed a biologic…


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Essential Facts About the Fecal Calprotectin Test

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Abdominal bloating, pain, and diarrhea…


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Fast Facts About Surgery for IBD

Medically reviewed by Shannon Chang, MD It’s easy to understand why anyone with…


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Commonly Prescribed IBD Steroids—and Their Side Effects

Medically reviewed by Matthew Hamilton, MD At some point during your IBD…


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Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis: What You Need to Know

Medically reviewed by Shannon Chang, MD When medical treatments aren’t…


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7 Complications Associated with Crohn’s

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD A necessary part of managing Crohn’s is…