Patient Video - Lisa's story: What advice do you have for others on their journey with IBS?

Lisa shares advice for others who are on their journey with irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). Her key message is to give yourself grace and take one day at a time. She also talks about the importance of sharing what you are going through with your support team, which can help lessen anxiety as you navigate the day-to-day management of IBS.

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This educational activity has been developed by the International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders and Mechanisms in Medicine Inc.

This activity is supported by independent educational grants from AbbVie, Ardelyx, and Ironwood Pharmaceuticals.

This website is part of the Animated Patient® series developed by Mechanisms in Medicine Inc., to provide highly visual formats of learning for patients to improve their understanding, make informed decisions, and partner with their healthcare professionals for optimal outcomes.