Why it’s important to take control

When faced with symptoms that seem to randomly come and go, it’s natural to go through denial that you have a chronic, lifelong condition. It may feel easier to ignore the symptoms or to think that you have absolutely no control over your own well being. But it is important to take control. For some, this comes earlier than for others. 

Check out the stories and videos at the Crohn’s & Colitis Australia website.

Read Luke’s story in his own words at the Gutsy Group.

As you learn to listen to your body, rather than ignoring the signs of a flare up hoping it will go away, you will be able to act on it.