What is Crohn’s Disease?

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Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes chronic inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. ​If you have been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or are looking for more information about the condition, we are here to help.

 

Living with a chronic illness can be stressful and overwhelming. We can provide you with information and resources to help you manage the physical and emotional symptoms of Crohn’s disease. 

 

 

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Newly diagnosed? Watch "Crohn's disease 101"

"Crohn's Disease 101" teaches you about potential causes, symptoms, treatment and overall management of Crohn’s disease.

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Parent or guardian of a child with Crohn's disease?

Explore our great resources for parents and caregivers. Good for children of all ages, from toddler to young adult!

 

 

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Crohn's Resources

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Living with Crohn's Disease...

A brochure to help patients and their caregivers learn about how to manage Crohn’s disease.

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General Healthcare Maintenance...

A fact sheet on how overall wellness and screening can supplement your IBD care.

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Crohn’s Disease & Ulcerative Colitis: A Guide for Parents...

A brochure to help parents understand how your child can learn to live with IBD.