Look, I don’t want to sound like a man-hating feminist. A lot of my best friends are men. A lot of my heroes too. In fact, I’m a man. But when it... READ MORE
I’ve been a mother longer than I’ve had a j-pouch. So, facing drastic body changes was not new for me in 2012 when I started talk about having my colon removed. Ulcerative... READ MORE
I know as someone living with an auto-immune disease, we are always told not to stress, what stress does to the body and how it will only make our conditions worse. However,... READ MORE
Questions & Answers
My family doesn’t understand everything I’m going through with IBD.
Hello everyone, my son was diagnosed at age 15 with indeterminate UC. It was very severe and no medication or treatment worked to try and get him into remission. A year later... READ MORE
Well I’m 54 yrs old, and it’s been crohn’s and colitis for the past 23 years… but lately I don’t use the restroom and I don’t have any meds, because I have... READ MORE
I was diagnosed with Crohns, over thirty years ago. I have had at least five bowel obstructions, and one surgery, back in January, 2000. My Ilium, is partially gone, and several feet... READ MORE