Take Steps for Crohn's & Colitis is the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation's walk for a cure. In this video, participants talk about how these diseases have affected their lives, and why they're taking steps toward a future without them.
Living with IBD is difficult, and I have learned that honesty and openness, and trusting friends and family, will help me live with this disease.
I am a junior at Emory University double majoring in Chemistry and Psychology and getting ready to apply for medical school. At Emory, I am the current Chief of Operations for Emory EMS, a Chemistry TA, a part of the sailing team, and a member of...
I am proud to say I am living a healthy and normal college life, well as normal as any IBD patient can have, and am so grateful to be where I am today.
My name is Monica Johnson and I am currently a junior electrical engineering major at The University of Texas at Austin. I am involved in several engineering groups on campus and love to explore Austin in my free time.
I am twenty years old and freshly diagnosed with Crohn's disease this past summer, August 2012. I am currently a kinesiology exercise science major with a business minor at Penn State University Berks. I am currently working on my own blog to discuss my own personal journey with Crohn's and fitness. I find that daily exercise has turned my symptoms around completely. Crohn's has made such a big impact on my life, especially being a college student. One thing I believe is that it has been pointing me in the right direction and bettering my life in many ways. I want to show others like myself that they can make positive out of their situation as well!