Latest Articles by Constance Pietrzak, M.D.
8 Must-Meet TikTokkers Who Post on Crohn’s Disease
These young people—including a dancing doctor!—have fun and crush stigmas as they educate others on life with an IBD.
How to Survive a First Date With Ulcerative Colitis
Dealing with UC can put a damper on life's big moments—but this prep plan will keep you focused on the romance.
Best Desserts for Ulcerative Colitis
Find your sweet spot with these nutritionist-approved, gut-friendly, after-dinner treats!
The 10 Most Common Hepatitis C Questions—Answered
All the expert-vetted info you need to live your best life with hep C.
There Are New Guidelines for Hep C. Should You Get Tested?
Experts have rewritten the rules about screening for this chronic condition. Here’s why it’s such a good idea to get tested now.
Have You Mastered This Mindfulness Skill?
Turns out, mindfulness practices could do your body just as much good as they do your brain.
Is it Acid Reflux…or Stomach Cancer?
Their symptoms seem to mimic each other, but don’t get it twisted—there are some clear cut differences between GERD and stomach cancer.
The Crohn’s Complication You Need to Know About: Short Bowel Syndrome
Between 10,000 and 20,000 Americans are living with short bowel syndrome. Here's what you should know.