Crohn's Disease, also called regional enteritis is a chronic inflammation of the intestine and a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Generally, Crohn's Disease only affects the terminal portion of the small intestine, the ileum; but can occur in other parts of the gastrointestinal tract including the anus, stomach, esophagus or the mouth.
Welcome to my Bog Blog. "Bog," by the way, is British slang for toilet and it seems so appropriate for an IBD blog. If you had told me when I was twenty years-old that some day not too far in the future I would be scoping out the nearest toilet wherever I went I would have said you were nuts. But, indeed, this odd habit became part of my…