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 senior 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 23 years old and was recently diagnosed with Crohn's disease about a month ago. I have been having these stomach issues for about 1-2 years now and finally figured out what the problem was. I had no idea this disease was so common. I don't know a lot about this disease and how to help get my life on track. I am more than grateful for anything you could tell me! The doctors don't really tell you what to expect except stomach pain so I welcome any and all advice about college life and this disease!