“I feel like not a lot of people talk about this,” said Mills in a report on KFOR. “It’s kind of disease that people are afraid to talk about or they’re ashamed to talk about or mostly embarrassed to talk about.” You can watch the report after the jump.
Crohn’s disease is an auto-immune disease that usually affects the intestines.
“It is a big deal, especially for people who have it,” said Dr. David Stokesberry, a digestive disease specialist and Chellie’s doctor. “It causes great disruption in their life often at a time when their life is just getting started.” Read more