Man with IBD experiencing stress and flares

Stress and Flares: What You Should Know

Medically reviewed by Matthew J. Hamilton, MD Everyone experiences stress from…


What Guys with IBD Want You to Know

As a guy, there’s often an unspoken rule that you can’t show emotion or…


Dealing with IBD at work, woman takes a meditation break outdoors

10 Patient-Backed Tips for Dealing with IBD at Work

Life with inflammatory bowel disease is a challenge for many—the uncertainty,…


I Was Misdiagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis

For most of us with chronic illnesses, a big part of the journey is receiving a…


Young woman with IBD dealing with depression

Depression in IBD: What You Need to Know

Medically Reviewed by Micol Artom, PhD When you have inflammatory bowel disease…


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5 Things Every Caregiver Should Know

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


Flower growing in crack of pavement. Feelings of Shame, Guilt, Failure associated with Crohn's disease and IBD symptoms.

Shame, Failure and Guilt—Overcoming the Silent Symptoms of Crohn’s

When I was first diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in 1997, I really had no idea…