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We know it’s difficult to live with Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis as a teen. You are not alone! We created this site so you can learn and connect with other teens who share their stories and experiences

 

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Check out Evan's Story!

 

Accidents can happen, so why not be prepared? Ask the school nurse to keep a change of underwear...More
Will I have to live with this all my life? Will it ever go away? Will I always feel like this? See the Answer
What's the best time to tell someone you're dating (or interested in) about your IBD?
Before you go out
On your first date
In the first few weeks of the relationship
After a few months
Only if/when they ask

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You'll want to know about your options. Listen to college students living with Crohn's (this link takes you to the IBD U website).


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