Webinars and IBD 101

What is Crohn's Disease?
Crohn’s disease belongs to a group of conditions known as inflammatory bowel diseases, or IBD. Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes ...
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 5:29 PM
What is Ulcerative Colitis?
Ulcerative Colitis belongs to a group of conditions known as inflammatory bowel diseases, or IBD. Ulcerative colitis causes inflammation of the innermost la...
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 5:39 PM
What Causes IBD?
IBD affects an estimated 3 million Americans. Unfortunately the causes of IBD are not yet well understood. What we do know is that women and men are equally...
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 5:57 PM
What Causes Flares?
There are several factors that may impact a flare and/or make symptoms worse, including:  Missing IBD medications or taking the incorrect dose  Non-stero...
Wed, 19 Aug, 2020 at 4:06 PM
Does IBD Affect Other Organs?
IBD can cause complications in other parts of the body, known as extraintestinal manifestation (EIM). Between 25 and 40% of IBD patients experience EIM, mos...
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 6:05 PM
Will I Be Able to Live a Normal Life?
Yes! 1 out of every 225 people have IBD. Medications and/or surgery will help keep IBD in remission.  References: 1. https://www.crohnscolitisfoundat...
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 6:09 PM
What are the 10 Common IBD Myths?
According to the IBD School, the 10 most common IBD myths are: 1. I have to stop my IBD medications when I get pregnant 2. Prebiotics and Probiotics he...
Wed, 19 Aug, 2020 at 3:56 PM
Medical Terms and Anatomy to Know
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 11:01 AM
How Can I Tell the Difference Between a Flare and an Intestinal Infection?
Mon, 17 Aug, 2020 at 11:48 AM
What are Abcesses?
"An abscess is a localized pocket of pus caused by infection from bacteria. More common in Crohn’s than in colitis, an abscess may form in the intestin...
Wed, 19 Aug, 2020 at 4:27 PM