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Unwritten Rules of College with IBD

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Afternoon on a university campus
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Students studying together in college library.
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Join a new group


Crowd cheering at a college football game.
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If it's the third quarter you can totally leave


Woman sitting on toilet and using toilet paper.
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You can use your IBD as an excuse


School counselor talking with a student.
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Take care of you


Embarrassed girl covering her face.
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If you’re trying something and think it’s stupid, it's probably stupid


Lunch service station in college dining hall.
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Eat when you want and what you want


Phi Sigma Kappa fraternity sign.
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If you want to rush and pledge, rush and pledge


Confident college student raising her hand in class.
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Your success matters


College student studying in the library.
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Pace yourself


Confident woman crossing her arms and smiling.
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Be unapologetically you


Mandy Morgan

Mandy Morgan

Mandy is a patient expert and advocate for ulcerative colitis and inflammatory bowel disease. She started down the road to advocacy after receiving an ulcerative colitis diagnosis in 2013, after experiencing complications of UC since 2010.

She’s a full-time technical writer and technical writing instructor for Missouri State University, where she earned a bachelor’s and master’s degree in professional writing. For her master’s thesis she wrote about the quality patient education materials for those diagnosed with UC, and the need for technical writers in the IBD medical field.

She also serves on the board of directors for Girls With Guts, a non-profit organization that supports women with IBD and/or ostomies.

Mandy is also a cat mom and is a die-hard St. Louis Cardinals fan. She enjoys weightlifting and staying as active as she can.

Mandy is a Social Ambassador for the IBD HealthCentral Facebook page.