https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oOTKxDnpOBE In this vlog from Rebecca Zamolo shared in March 2015, Rebecca takes us through a week of her life. However, this is not just any week--this is the week that Rebecca is having surgery for a J pouch. Discover some lifestyle changes you can make to help you manage your IBD. Rebecca sets off to the hospital with her husband Matt in preparation for her surgery for inflammatory bowel disease. When we see her post-op she's very upbeat and optimistic and has lots of friends visiting to give her moral support. While in recovery, she explains that this is her second surgery for ulcerative colitis and that she needs to be on a liquid diet for a few days. Discover seven things not to say to someone who has an inflammatory bowel disease. IBD News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.