I’m 33 years old. For just over 20 years I’ve lived with Crohn’s disease, an incurable and chronic and inflammatory illness of the gastrointestinal tract. I also live with celiac disease. Affording my medications to manage my conditions is always on my mind. I absolutely have to maintain a job with sufficient coverage to pay for my expensive drugs. But the drugs I need are so costly; job to job, I live at the mercy of drug prices and worry about if and how I will be able to afford my next infusion or refill. I’ve had to wait for my paycheck to deposit before getting refills, ration my prescriptions, and stop taking my drugs altogether because of the prices.