Youre not alone, even if IBD sometimes makes it feel this way. Theres a whole world of people with IBD just like you waiting to connect and lend support.
Whether youre newly diagnosed or a seasoned vet, you can meet others who understand exactly what youre going through because theyve been there too.
Our mission is to empower people to live beyond their disease through compassion, support, and knowledge. From one-on-one chats to group discussions, we make connecting easy. We are a safe place to find and receive advice, seek and offer support, and discover the latest news and research updates curated just for you.
HOW IT WORKS
Feed Your Soul
Like all of your favorite social networks, weve designed an activity feed to connect you with other members, just like you. We pride ourselves on making IBD Healthline a safe and secure space where you can join live discussions, connect one-to-one, and read the latest news and wellness articles about your condition.
Live Group Chats with IBD Community Leaders
Add your take to any conversation in one of our many groups! Its a great way to swap stories and share whats worked or not while meeting others in the community. Each weekday our IBD Healthline guide leads a live discussion in one of our groups:
Treatment and Side Effects
Diet & Alternative Therapies
Mental & Emotional Health
Meet Your Match
We connect you with a new member from our community each day at 12 p.m. PST. We recommend and introduce members to you based on your IBD type, treatment, and lifestyle interests and needs. Browse member profiles and request to match with anyone from our community. See members online now to instantly message.
Connect Anytime, Anywhere
Youll have easy access to all your messages in one place. See whos online and send a message whenever you want to connect. Get notified when a member messages you.
Discover the World of IBD
Get handpicked wellness and news stories reviewed by Healthlines team of medical professionals delivered to you each week. Stay informed about new treatments, whats trending, and the latest in clinical trials. Find ways to nurture your body, mind, and spirit.
Healthline Media is the second-largest and fastest-growing consumer health publisher in the world, reaching 125 million people a month. Healthlines mission is to be your most trusted ally in your pursuit of health and well-being.
You can depend on us to provide expert content along with genuine caring. Well support, guide, and inspire you toward the best possible health outcomes for you and your family. Our solid profitability and rapid growth enables us to invest in expanding our reach and offerings to make even more of a difference for our users.