Latest by Brian Greenberg

Breaking Down IBD with DBT

There is a variation of CBT called dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT), which may be used to approach the challenges of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).

How to Be A Better Patient with IBD

Knowledge is power. Know your disease and get better treatment.

Handling Responsibility with IBD

Manage your life better with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis.

The Power of a Good Network

Imagine having a team around you that was there for you no matter what!

IBD Can Be a Good Thing

Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis can take over a patient’s life, but no matter how bad a situation is, there is always a positive side, too.

Finding Time for Yourself When You Have IBD

It’s important for people with IBD to have time for themselves to recharge their batteries for the next fight, or to improve their health. Here are some tips.

2016 IBD Highlights

Every year, it seems the Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis communities are making progress to bring awareness to our diseases; scientists are making progress to better treatments; and the world is becoming more educated to the fact that irritabl...

Have IBD? Here Are 7 Ways to Improve Your Life Now

If you live with a chronic illness, I have a question for you. Are you doing everything you can in order to make the most of what you’ve been given? Even at my sickest, when I had all the symptoms Crohn’s can throw at a patient, I was still thankful ...

Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis: Accepting Your Condition

We are taught at a very young age not to discuss what happens behind the bathroom door, and even though Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis go far beyond the bathroom, patients often stay quiet about their disease. But once we begin living on our ...

Running Your Race: The NYC Marathon with Crohn's Disease

There are a lot of things that seem impossible to even the healthiest and active people in the world. The 26.2-mile distance of a full marathon is something that many people shy away from. In many ways, it’s unhealthy for the body to complete this ma...