Patient education for ALL4IBD research program

What is ALL4IBD Research Program?
The ALL4IBD Program and Application (HealthPROMISE) is specifically designed for patients with Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis to help them achieve the follo...
Tue, 13 Sep, 2022 at 7:58 AM
How to get started using ALL4IBD HealthPROMISE module
This article is not final and requires revision based on the new HP app module. To get started  Click on the link sent via SMS text message and get st...
Wed, 7 Sep, 2022 at 6:52 AM
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 ...
Wed, 14 Sep, 2022 at 7:16 AM
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...
Wed, 14 Sep, 2022 at 7:17 AM
What causes flares in IBD?
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, 14 Sep, 2022 at 7:36 AM
Malnutrition and IBD
"Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis can impact your body’s ability to properly digest food and absorb nutrients, which may lead to serious vitamin ...
Wed, 14 Sep, 2022 at 8:04 AM
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, 19 Sep, 2022 at 11:18 AM
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, 19 Sep, 2022 at 11:51 AM
Stress Reducing Techniques
"Stress and anxiety do not cause Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, but they can negatively impact your physical health and cause further gastric d...
Mon, 19 Sep, 2022 at 12:11 PM
Do I Have To Take Medications?
"Medication treating Crohn’s disease is designed to suppress your immune system’s abnormal inflammatory response that is causing your symptoms. Suppres...
Mon, 19 Sep, 2022 at 12:19 PM