Top Posts of IBD Awareness Week 2015


The first week in December is internationally known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Awareness Week. Designed to spread knowledge and awareness of the often “invisible” disease of IBD, thousands of people shared stories and information using the hashtags #IBDAware and #IBDAwarenessWeek. Below are some of the Center for Microbiome Informatics and Therapeutics’ favorite posts from the week:


  • Dr. Mike Evans‘ informative and entertaining video explaining Inflammatory Bowel Disease was shared by many activists:




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  • And finally, Colitis Ninja created a fun and revealing comic about the unseen parts of living with IBD:

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