Welcome to the
Crohn’s & Colitis Community

Get the support you need in managing your Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis. Participate in discussion boards, hear personal stories, ask questions to our panel of experts and much more.

REGISTER NOWorLOGIN

Our Stories

It Takes Guts

Author Image barnesrc
Joined March 2020

My senior year of high school was filled with amazing memories, many friends, and excitement for college and the future.... read more

Talias Crohns Story

Author Image Taliamurray1
Joined February 2020

Hi my name is Talia and November 8th 2019 I was diagnosed with Crohn's disease. Going from being an independent 19 y... read more

Life with Crohns and the ...

Author Image Shahid1990
Joined February 2020

I am 29 living with Crohn's Disease.  I was diagnosed at age 16.  I was a Freshman in High School when I s... read more

Community Forum

Life Insurance Advice Cro...
Author Image charbs
Joined Oct 31, 2016

Look into term life insurance

read more

CogniBiotics Review
Author Image charbs
Joined Oct 31, 2016

SPAM SPAM SPAM SPAM SPAM

read more

CogniBiotics Review
Author Image liamaalexander
Joined Apr 9, 2020

Numerous people who have been using the supplement have posted glowing CogniBiotics reviews in which they mention that they feel more energetic and ac....

read more

Expert Q&A

Disease Education

Q. I am concerned about the Coronavirus. I have Crohn’s and I’m on a biologic. Are there any particular concerns or precautions IBD patients should take?

read more

Disease Education

Q. Does pancolitis affect life expectancy? Also, what is the risk of colon cancer in people with pancolitis?

read more

Treatment

Q. I have Crohn's and began taking Remicade in 2017 with no issues. At the end of 2019 I started having pains in joint/muscle. The pain started in the thighs, moved to the knees. It moves around the body to different joints daily or every 2-3 days. It gets bad into the evenings and calms down during the day. I also have a rash around the under arms and itchy welts that appear on the torso once in a while usually the size of a golf ball. Can these symptoms be from the Crohn or medication?

read more