On Episode 3 we start off introducing Sean Ahrens and the Virtual Patient Social Network he founded Crohnology.com for IBD patients. Sean talks about where the idea came from, what Crohnology offers for IBD, Crohn’s, and Colitis patients, pus he gives us a first look at the upcoming iOS app.
We also discuss Alternative and Eastern Philosophy treatments for IBD and what to do when your GI and medical team aren’t supportive of those treatments.. May is not only IBD Awareness Month but it’s also Mental Health Awareness month and how IBD and mental health go hand and hand. Plus, tips and tricks on what you can do to help cope when things are tough.
Episode Three Panelist = Sara Ringer, Michael A. Weiss, Christina Matthies, Frank Garufi Jr. and special guest Sean Ahrens – Founder of Crohnology.com