Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (GI) Patient Stories

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Crohn’s Disease: Fiona's Story

Fiona, Walk for Hope ambassador

Fiona, 12, uses nutritional therapy to treat her inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). She can now enjoy her favorite things without worrying about her IBD symptoms.

Crohn’s Disease: Kaylen’s Story

Kaylen smiling

Kaylen went through episodes when she would double over from abdominal pains. Now she’s back to her favorite activities, including soccer and baking.

Irritable Bowel Syndrome: Emma's Story

Emma smiling

For years, Emma was caught in a cycle of anxiety and gastric distress. Thanks to motility experts and a psychologist at CHOP, Emma was able to break the cycle.

Crohn's Disease: Morgan's Story

When Morgan was 11, her weight dropped to just 50 pounds due to complications from Crohn’s disease. Now 14, she’s excelling in high school.

Crohn’s Disease: Ella’s Story

Ella smiling in a halloween costume

After years of pain and stilted growth due to her then-undiagnosed Crohn's disease, Ella is now receiving treatment, and growing taller and stronger.