Stories of IBD Heroes

Our heroes demonstrate true strength and courage when they open up about their lives and share their IBD journeys. The following stories are meant to inspire and empower you and remind our patients that they are never truly alone.

Austin: Honored Hero

Austin: Honored Hero

Austin’s journey started with hip pain so bad he couldn’t walk up a flight of stairs.

Read Austin’s Story

Bishop Thomas: Caregiver

Bishop Thomas’ Story

Once you acknowledge there’s a problem, you find there’s a community with the problem.

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Read More Stories

Browse stories of other patients, family members, and caregivers. Be inspired. Feel empowered.

Jen Longley - Thankful for my icky guts! Lakeysha Green - Living with UC
Grady Stewart - Dear World Peter Vardakas Jr. - Life Changing Diagnosis
Grant DeArmond- One Day at a Time  


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