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    xoxo_katieboo123 posted:
    I'm 17 i was diagnosed at 12, i was very young and it was already hard enough to be a girl but living with crohns is very difficult, but i keep a positive attitude cause crohns will never stop my dreams. i hope to share my story to anyone and give advice to people who are just finding out they have it, i would LOVE to help anyone. :>
     
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    miserable_sob responded:
    Given what I've gone through with Ulcerative Colitis, which is quite similar to Crohns, I understand your feelings.


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