https://www.healthcentral.com/article/chef-with-crohns-disease-ryan-van-voorhis
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Cooking With Crohn's: A Chef With IBD Shares His Best Advice

Living with IBD can make eating a daily challenge—but it didn’t stop this man from making his passion for food a career.

Ryan Van Voorhis
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    "Not only did cooking healthy meals improve my Crohn’s, it also improved my mental health by serving as a creative outlet."
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    "I do have to be cognizant of my health and make sure I’m taking care of myself so I can operate at the level I need to for my clients."
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    Jackie Zimmerman

    Jackie Zimmerman

    @JackieZimm

    Jackie Zimmerman is a multiple sclerosis and ulcerative colitis patient and the founder of Girls With Guts. Since diagnosis, she has blogged her IBD journey at Blood, Poop, and Tears. Jackie has worked hard to become a strong voice in the patient advocacy community. In her free time (what free time?!) she spends time with her two rescue pups, her husband Adam and plays roller derby. She’s online @JackieZimm.