Why don't men talk about IBD?

Look, I don’t want to sound like a man-hating feminist. 

A lot of my best friends are men. A lot of my heroes too. In fact, I’m a man. 

But when it comes to talking honestly and openly about IBD, men, as a group, just aren’t cutting it. 

Take it from me, I know. I’ve been an advocate for people living with IBD for the last six years. Almost every single person I encounter in my advocacy work is female.

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