Our Stories

These special people inspire us with laughter and wisdom. Read their personal stories — or share one of your own.


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Author Image hbbaum
Joined May 14, 2018

Taking Control of Your Di...

During the winter of 2013, I developed Crohn’s disease, and I was hit with a wave of uncertainty, anxiety, and utt... read more

My special little son

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I just want to share that hopelessness can be transformed into hope. My 27 year old son was diagnosed with Crohn’s... read more

I Got Sick of Keeping My ...

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I'm an independent filmmaker in New York. I recently launched a Kickstarter campaign for a short sci-fi film I wrote... read more

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Author Image JordanJJablonsk
Joined Mar 28, 2018

FInding Strength In Pain

Hey Guys, My name is Jordan, and I wanted to share a little bit about myself, and I also wanted to let everyone know tha... read more

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Author Image DEANO
Joined Mar 28, 2018


I've been asymptomatic for three o four years now thanks to my stumbling on the source of the ailment: Anxiety By s... read more

Unwanted Flames

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August 2017, I was finally diagnosed with something that would change my life forever. From nausea, to extreme stomach p... read more


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I have a 19 year old freshman in college who talked me into even come to this page. She is doing a project regarding Cro... read more

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Author Image VeggieGirl
Joined Feb 27, 2018

Ulcerative Colitis is not...

I was diagnosed in December 2010. I spent a week in the hospital between Christmas and New Year's Eve. That was the ... read more

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Author Image slugwithcolitis
Joined Feb 4, 2018

how i live day to day wit...

I do youtube, I play video games, I do martial arts, I have a good dating life. This post is just saying this, my life c... read more