Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that causes inflammation to the lining of your digestive tract.
Symptoms of Crohn's disease include severe diarrhea, abdominal pain, fatigue, weight loss, and malnutrition.
Having Crohn's disease can be both painful and debilitating.
According to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, as many as 700,000 Americans are affected by Crohn's disease.
Can ostomy surgery help ease your pain?
Ostomy is a surgical procedure that's performed if your bowel or bladder function isn't normal.
What is life like after an ostomy surgery?
Listen in as Lois Fink shares her personal story of struggling with Crohn's disease and why she decided to get ostomy surgery.