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.

Dating someone who also has a chronic condition can make things a lot easier, say these young adults. But if you fall for someone outside of the chronic community, sharing your physical challenges is the best way to draw you closer.