Both Chron's disease and ulcerative colitis are inflammatory bowel diseases, and both can make life miserable.
Each can cause pain and diarrhea, and because they have the same symptoms, they can be difficult to tell apart.
7 News health reporter Cindy Habeeb spoke with a doctor who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of the diseases, and to a patient who understands all too well how inflammatory bowel disease can change your life.
Click on the picture to watch Cindy's report.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015, Watertown, NY