Welcome to You and IBD
An Animated Patient’s Guide to IBD
This website is designed for persons with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) to attain best possible health outcomes. Our goal is to guide and inform patients, their families, and care givers on the latest information about IBD in order to achieve the very best quality of life. Learners will find audio-narrated animations, patient slideshows, downloads, a friendly self-evaluation quiz, a feedback survey and a vast library of visual tools to help better manage IBD. Topics range from what causes IBD (both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis) to diagnosis of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, as well as specific information related to lifestyle choices, medications and surgeries used to manage and treat IBD. Living with IBD can be challenging and our goal is to help IBD patients better manage this illness in order to achieve the best in quality of life and optimal health outcomes.
This educational activity has been developed by
Imedex, LLC and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
Winner of the 7th Annual NAMEC Award
Best Practice in Collaboration Among CME Stakeholders
An Educational Collaborative with the
American College of Gastroenterology
This educational activity has been developed by Imedex, LLC and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.
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This website is part of the Animated Patient™ series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their healthcare professionals for optimal outcomes.