IBD is just a donut

SONY DSCIf you live with Crohn’s, Colitis, or any other illness, you’ve probably been given a complex explanation of what your condition is. But do you really know what’s going on inside your body? And if the answer is yes, do you really think your friends would understand if you tried to teach them? Sadly, most people don’t have a clue what IBD is, and trying to explain it to them without getting caught up in a bunch of medical jargon is extremely difficult, especially if you don’t fully understand it yourself. So rather than try to mimic a biology professor, I decided to come up with a simple, understandable way to explain what IBD really is in an entertaining way. I’ll give you a hint: it involves donuts.
So, here we go:

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Prep for Success: IBD Essentials to keep at school

This is the first of many education-themed posts I plan to create. Please share any suggestions and/or ideas for future topics you would like to see here!


With school starting just around the corner, I thought I’d share a few tips on how to make your backpack or locker functional for both your academic and medical needs. So, first things first: Continue reading “Prep for Success: IBD Essentials to keep at school”