Her Story: The Awareness Bride

This was supposed to be the happiest day of her life. But instead of saying “I do” and throwing her bouquet, she is spending her day inside of a bathroom stall.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) doesn’t care what special day it is. For the nearly 1 in 200 Americans suffering from IBD, like ulcerative colitis or Crohn’s disease, happy ever after can be harder to come by. Debilitating pain and constant disruption take a physical and emotional toll that can be devastating. Help the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America raise awareness during Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week, taking place on December 1-7.

Here are some quick, easy ways you can show your support:

Find out if our bride makes it to the church on time -- talk to her on Twitter @CCFABride!