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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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Ask the Experts: Top Questions About IBD Flares

Oshi users have submitted more than 200 anonymous questions to our experts…


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Anorexia and Crohn’s: Living in Recovery, Striving for Remission

I have been living my life in recovery from anorexia for almost 9 years now.…


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How to Stop Ruminating or Worrisome Thoughts

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD I can’t believe I had an accident. I…


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5 Hot Topics Presented at Crohn’s & Colitis Congress 2019

Medically reviewed by Matthew Hamilton, MD Each year the Crohn’s & Colitis…


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Hacking Oshi: 7 Pro-Tips to Make Oshi Work for You

If you would’ve told me in 2005 when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease that…


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5 Things Every Caregiver Should Know

The moment you’re diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)—there’s no…


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7 Complications Associated with Crohn’s

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


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7 Strategies for Dealing with Social Isolation

Medically reviewed by Jenny Blair, MD Humans are naturally interdependent…