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Properly managing IBD symptoms goes well beyond just medical treatment—it requires work and understanding from the patient and his or her family. Our patients and their families routinely meet with a team of Boston Children's educators who teach them about their condition and its treatment. We believe that the more our patients know about their IBD and its management, the easier it is to control.
We have several types of digital, printed and video materials for families, all centered on IBD education and management
The following videos describe the basics of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis
For more education materials focused on living well with IBD, visit our reference book list page.
Common IBD Medications
Preparing for Medical Procedures
Signs of a Disease Flare
When to Call Your Doctor
Going to College with IBD
Traveling Abroad with IBD
Relevant legislation regarding students with disabilities in postsecondary institutions
Reference Book List
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