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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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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
How comfortable are you communicating with your own doctor?
My parents do all the communication
I'll answer questions if s/he asks me
I'm very comfortable calling and/or emailing my doctor

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