Public Health Info

With an increasing number of public health emergencies facing our country, we know you may have questions about what patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis need to know. A public health emergency can include events such as a pandemic, or situations where federal, state, or local governments may raise concern over the health of a community. Current examples of public health emergencies are COVID-19 and monkeypox.

We encourage you to stay informed, practice good prevention strategies, and have open communication with your doctor to ensure you have the right guidance for your individual needs. We will provide the most up-to-date information here as it pertains to current public health emergencies and IBD.