#myIBD Generator

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis impacts more than one’s physical health — it has a significant effect on mental health as well. We want to understand the emotions and feelings patients and caregivers experience associated with IBD. Complete the following survey, and then download and share your personal #myIBD infographic on social media!

The Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation’s Awareness Week infographic and survey are made possible by unrestricted support from Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Celgene Corporation, Eli Lilly and Company, Janssen Biotech, Inc., Pfizer, Inc., Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc., and UCB, Inc. Participation in this survey is voluntary. By clicking to move forward, you are consenting to participate in the survey which will use your personal information to create an infographic. Individual personal data collected through this survey will not be shared outside of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation.

Aggregate (compiled data from all survey participants) data may be shared, but it will be de-identified and summarized.


*What is your connection to IBD?

*Select which disease you are affected by:

*Select which disease your loved one is affected by:

*How old were you when you were diagnosed with IBD?

*How old was your loved one when they were diagnosed with IBD?

*Some IBD patients experience changes in their body image due to their IBD. What aspect of your disease most affects your body image?

*Some IBD patients experience changes in their body image due to their IBD. What aspect of your loved one's disease most affects their body image?


Having IBD can elicit a number of emotions and reactions. We want to understand the impact your disease has on you emotionally; however we ask that you refrain from using profanity in your responses so that we may use the data collected in the future.

*Some patients may experience negative emotions when their IBD is very active or flaring. What, if any, negative emotions do you experience when you are flaring?

*Some patients may experience negative emotions when their IBD is very active or flaring. What, if any, negative emotions does your loved one experience when they are flaring?

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*Some patients have reported their IBD journey to have had a positive or life-changing impact. What, if any, positive emotions does your disease make you feel?

*Some patients have reported their IBD journey to have had a positive or life-changing impact. What, if any, positive emotions does your loved one's disease make them feel?

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*Where do you go to get support to help cope with your disease?

*Where does your loved one go to get support to help cope with their disease?

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Please respond to the following question to help us capture the diversity of the IBD community to better serve you in the future. This question is optional, and your response will not be displayed on your infographic.

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