Question 1 of 3: What's your biggest struggle with IBD?


Question 2 of 3: How prepared do you feel to take care of your health on your own?


Question 3 of 3: Where do you turn to for emotional support?


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What Are Crohn's disease & Ulcerative colitis?

Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are both major categories of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). IBD affects an estimated of 1.6 million Americans. These chronic diseases tend to run in families and they affect males and females equally.

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Living With IBD

School, work, doing what you enjoy, and keeping healthy are all affected by IBD. You can do things to make your life easier.

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Treatment Options

Treatment for IBD can include a variety of medicines, surgery and nutritional therapies. Learn more about these treatment options.

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Headed to College?

Get some helpful tips on how to handle IBD in college, what to think about when choosing a new doctor, and more!.

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