Latest Articles by Mandy Patterson
Managing Your Meds: Pros and Cons of UC Therapies
There may only be a few UC treatment options out there, but we bet you have a ton questions. Answers, here!
When Food Attacks: The Gut Punches of UC
Mandy's vacation goes awry when flight delays lead to a fast-food flare-up of ulcerative colitis. Find out what she learned about traveling with UC.
9 Instagrammers With Crohn's Disease You'll Love
Looking to add some IBD inspo to your Insta feed? Follow this diverse group of Crohnies who are sharing the raw and real sides of living with a chronic illness.
Tips for Parents of Kids With Ulcerative Colitis
After your child is diagnosed with IBD, you may feel guilty. But it’s not your fault. Here’s how to support them.
9 Best Tips for Exercising With Ulcerative Colitis
Working out has tons of health benefits for people with UC. Learn which exercises a UC vet and fitness pros recommend — and how to make them work for you.
Treating Crohn’s Disease With Biologics: The Basics
In the world of IBD medication options, biologics are unique. Here’s what you need to know about the risks and benefits.
The Basics of Biologics: Ulcerative Colitis Edition
Considering a biologic for UC? Here's what you need to know before you start.
Ulcerative Colitis Symptoms: 'Is This Normal?'
When you have ulcerative colitis, you’re bound to experience a variety of unpleasant symptoms. But how do you know when something is severe enough to go to the doctor or even the ER?