11/10/2009

Emily Egan does not let the fact she has both Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis keep her down, despite constant flare-ups, nine surgeries, numerous hospital stays and chemotherapy. The 23-year-old from Kaukauna, Wis., is raising awareness of inflammatory bowel disease by running in the first Rock 'n' Roll Las Vegas Half Marathon with Team Challenge of the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America.

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