created in 2010
We are just redditors who may or may not have advice for you about your shits. We are not doctors and advice here is not to be considered a substitute for or supersede sound medical advice from a licensed physician. On the other hand we might get you regular fast.
Crohn's disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease that may affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus, causing a wide variety of symptoms. It primarily causes abdominal pain, diarrhea (which may be bloody if inflammation is at its worst), vomiting, or weight loss, but may also cause complications outside the gastrointestinal tract such as skin rashes, arthritis, fatigue, depression, anxiety, and lack of concentration.
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