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Once the lead in her school play, Commack’s Keri Dolan had to give up her passion for acting. Diagnosed with Crohn’s disease in July 2008 at age 11, she could barely get out of bed, spent hours daily writhing in pain in the bathroom and lost 4 pounds a week.
But she didn’t let it stop her from finding a new creative outlet -- drawing portraits. She started using art as therapy, and that has...Read more »