Steven came home from school not feeling well.

Within three weeks he'd lost 30 pounds and was being given Last Rites in the hospital.

What you don't know about Crohn's Disease can kill you. We hope that you find information, inspiration, insight and even humor in this chronicle of one boy's journey with Crohn's Disease.

Welcome to Stevie's Story.

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2015 Team Challenge Page

My 2015 Team Challenge Fundraising page is up and running. Please visit and make a donation if you are able. The strides being made in Crohn’s and IBD research are tremendous, and it’s so rare to be able to actually watch as giant strides are made in possible cures for a disease that affects your loved one, your family. Read more →

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Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week — Day 7

  Feb. 2010 This was Steven’s first surgery. This is a diverting ileostomy, and is temporary. It’s the detaching of the small intestine from the colon, and pulling it to the outside of the body. This is/was done to try to give the colon a rest in hopes it could heal and repair itself so that removing the Colon would… Read more →

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2014 Team Challenge Page

My 2014 Team Challenge Fundraising page is up and running. Please visit and make a donation if you are able. The strides being made in Crohn’s and IBD research are tremendous, and it’s so rare to be able to actually watch as giant strides are made in possible cures for a disease that affects your loved one, your family. Read more →