Latest Articles by Mandy Patterson
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?
10 Ways to Show Support for Someone With UC
Have a loved one with ulcerative colitis? Mandy, who has UC, shares what acts of kindness can really make a difference.
Top 9 Apps to Help You Manage Ulcerative Colitis
Living with UC? There’s an app for that. These mobile apps can help you track your symptoms, sleep, food, and more.