Inflammatory Bowel Disease Information

The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America :

Offers IBD patients and their families support groups and online communities. Online site,, where thousands meet to discuss their feelings, questions and hopes with like-minded friends.

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On Facebook:Life After Crohn’s

On Twitter: support

On LinkedIn:Crohn’s, Colitis & Digestive Disease Support Network

For an explanatory video about inflammatory bowel disease, go to (produced by Program for Jewish Genetic Health).

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Information

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