"My son was diagnosed with Crohn's Disease when he was 17. He's now 32. He's been denied Disability Assistance by Social Security three times.
His entire colon was removed two years ago and he wears an ostomy bag. But he still endures extreme pain every day.
He is attempting to finish his degree in Social Anthropology, but his pain has caused him to take full semester breaks in order to focus on his physical health by seeing his physician.
Without his Cimzia (subcutaneous injections every three weeks) he will succumb to this extremely painful disease."
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