Latest by Jackie Zimmerman
Being the spouse to someone with UC can be challenging, but this woman with UC has a message for you: You’re the real MVP.
Living with a chronic illness is challenging. Living with a chronic illness while working a full-time job? Sometimes unbearable. It might be time to scale back.
Jackie, who has ulcerative colitis, pens an open letter to the surgeons that saved her life — with a few suggestions for improving communication.
These tips can help you educate your friends about what it’s like to live with IBD and, in turn, get the support you need.
MS is often portrayed in the media as hopeless causes, full of pain and disability. But that’s not the real picture, says Jackie Zimmerman.
Before you start your Ocrevus infusion, read Jackie Zimmerman’s tips on what to do before, during, and after. Her experience and insights will ease the process.
What with all the stigma surrounding ulcerative colitis and other digestive health conditions, this woman has one simple plea for modern society.
When do you switch your MS medication? How do you measure your treatment’s effectiveness? A woman with MS shares her experience and advice. Tune in to know when to make a change.
An ulcerative colitis veteran shares her advice and hope with those newly diagnosed with this form of IBD.
Learn about options for contraception post-bowel surgery, from IUDs and shots to patches and rings.