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10 Questions to Ask Your GI About Ulcerative Colitis

Just diagnosed with UC or trying to learn more about your condition? Take this list of questions with you to your doctor.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

GERD, Acid Reflux, and Heartburn: Know the Differences

Heartburn, GERD, indigestion, and reflux are all different words to describe similar issues. But there are subtle and important differences.

By Sara Suchy

10 Inflammatory Bowel Disease Terms to Know

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of conditions that affect the gastrointestinal tract. Here are 10 terms to help you better understand IBD.

By Jennifer Mitchell Rackley

10 Things to Ask Your Doctor About IBD

The first step to controlling IBD is understanding how the condition affects your body. These 10 questions for your doctor will help get started.

By Sara Suchy

10 Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Crohn's

Just diagnosed with Crohn's disease? Here's how to get the conversation started with your GI doctor.

By Erica Sanderson

IBD vs. IBS: What's the Difference?

While they may be only one letter apart, IBD and IBS are separate conditions. Learn the similarities and differences here.

By Mandy Morgan

9 Common Symptoms of Constipation

It happens to the best of us. Here’s how to know if you have this uncomfortable digestive symptom.

By Mandy Morgan

A Letter to My Younger Self, Before IBD Diagnosis

Mandy writes to her prediagnosis self about living with ulcerative colitis (UC) and what she wishes she had known.

By Mandy Morgan

Just Diagnosed With UC? This Letter’s For You

An ulcerative colitis veteran shares her advice and hope with those newly diagnosed with this form of IBD.

By Jackie Zimmerman

How Much Do You Know About Ulcerative Colitis?

Testing your UC knowledge on everything from diagnostic tests and treatment recommendations, to common myths about the condition.

By Stephanie Stephens