Brian GreenbergPatient Advocate
Diagnosed at 11 which makes his Crohn’s career 24 years. After countless surgeries of various levels, Brian decided for ostomy surgery. Now he's lived with an ostomy 7 years and made it permanent 4 years ago. Doing everything he can to overcome his disease and live a normal life.
Brian is also a Social Ambassador for the IBD HealthCentral Facebook page.
Latest by Brian Greenberg
Is your UC in control of your life? Here are some ways to get back in the driver’s seat, according to people who’ve been there.
For many living with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, staying hydrated can be hard. Here are tips for avoiding dehydration in the hot summer months.
Enjoy a night out with less anxiety about what’s on the menu.
Is your IBD getting in the way of your job productivity? These tips can help you stay on track even with your symptoms.
Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis can break down your body. Here’s how one man used fitness to accomplish his goals and get his health back.
Why go it alone when you have a supportive network to help? Read Brian’s story about learning the value of accepting help from others.
I was scared of having an ostomy. But it gave me my life back.
Have you had friends or family ask, “Aren’t you pushing yourself too hard?” Here are some tips to help put their minds at ease.
An ostomy is not a perfect system but it can drastically improve a patient’s life.