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These Celebrity Athletes Have Fought Crohn's Disease

Theoren Fleury

Stanley Cup champion, Olympic gold medal winner, and retired Canadian hockey star Theoren Fleury is certainly an inspiration for anyone with Crohn’s disease. After a life full of setbacks that includes being a sexual assault survivor, and recovering from drug addiction, the hockey star is now an image of hope and success for everyone. Now Fleury is sober and has become a motivational speaker, and if anyone can speak about overcoming adversity, he certainly can.