3 Episodes

Imagine juggling a career, dating, and maturing into adulthood with constant visits to the doctor’s office, surgeries, and bathroom runs. In our new video series, four young professionals discuss their lives with this chronic condition.

Young & Chronic: Crohn’s Disease EditionEpisode 1

“My Self-Esteem Is Better Than Ever.”

Four men and women share how the disease affects how they think about themselves—and how far they’ve come since receiving a diagnosis.

Young & Chronic: Crohn’s Disease EditionEpisode 2

“She Thought I Was Cheating on Her.”

Trying to hide Crohn’s disease from a partner is impossible, say those who’ve been there. But honesty just might bring you true intimacy.

Young & Chronic: Crohn’s Disease EditionEpisode 3

“Tell Them Right Away About Your Crohn’s.”

From frequent bathroom breaks to sick days, your schedule can be dictated by the disease. Being upfront with your boss can ease some of the stress.