Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, is a grouping of illnesses that affect the colon and small intestine. Two of the most common of these are Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis, and it can be very difficult to distinguish between the two when being diagnosed. These diseases are often painful and sometimes debilitating, and are highly affected by stress levels. In this video, WatchMojo.com speaks with the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada
to learn more about these diseases, how they manifest themselves and how they affect the people suffering from them.