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My Story: Crohn's Disease

"The only way you can live a good life with an ostomy is accepting that you have one."

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Patient Video: Managing Crohn's Symptoms

Meet patients who've been on medication, but still changed their routines to accomodate symptoms.

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8 Surprising Ways Crohn’s Affects Your Body

You think Crohn's disease is all about your GI tract (and it kind of is). But symptoms can pop up in other unexpected places.

By Marjorie Korn
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The Possible Genetic Clue to Your Crohn’s Disease

Learn how the interplay between a mutated NOD2 gene and unchecked gut bacteria may be the cause of your IBD.

By Lara DeSanto
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Thinking About Surgery for Crohn's Disease?

Doctors and patients explain why this treatment for Crohn's can be life-changing and what to expect each step of the way.

By Sarah Ellis
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When Crohn’s Sparks Depression, Too

Nearly half of people with Crohn’s disease battle mental illness. The good news? It's never too late to get the help you need.

By Stephanie Stephens
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The Link Between Crohn's Disease and Colon Cancer

The scary part? Your risk of colon cancer is higher if you have Crohn's. But there’s a lot you can do to lower your odds.

By Sheila M. Eldred