What NOT to Say to People with IBD


Emily Ellen is a musician, versed in the piano, flute, clarinet, and guitar. She also suffers from severe ulcerative colitis.

She carries out her daily routine around people who constantly ask her the same questions and make the same comments about “how it feels like to have IBD”, or about “blood transfusions”.

In this video blog, Emily clears up some common  misconceptions about inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), as well as adding a little flavor on how her daily life with ulcerative colitis goes about.

Learn more about IBD here: http://bit.ly/learnIBD

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