Crohn’s disease: what it is, the celebs who have it, and more
All about this gastrointestinal problem
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Crohn's disease is a surprisingly common disease, with 1.3% of all American adults suffering from it. Even so, and despite the pain it causes, it is not talked about enough. Living with Crohn's disease is a constant battle against pain, and there is no cure. It is possible, however, to live a relatively healthy and happy life with it.
People with Crohn's disease usually experience intense abdominal pain and diarrhea. The pain can be anywhere in the gastrointestinal tract. Thankfully, influential figures who have the disease are speaking out to spread awareness of its symptoms and solutions. These celebrities serve as an inspiration for those with Crohn's disease because, despite the difficulties they've faced, they have led incredible lives.
From Dwight Eisenhower to Pete Davidson, click through to learn more about Crohn's disease and who has it.
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