My previous Dr. retired and went through 2, to present one. He is not helping. Now to see a specialist, you need referrals, and I’m tired of going to Dr. after Dr.,… READ MORE
I’ve found the Gut Check and Cara apps in the iTunes store, but am wondering what the best symptom tracker app is.
Hi I suffer from crohn’s and about 15 year ago I was in hospital for nearly a year and had lots of surgery and I now have an ileostomy. For the last… READ MORE
I went to the ER on October 10th with a very bad flare up. (all on the left side and middle) After having cat scan the ER doctor said my appendix needed… READ MORE
Has anyone else with Crohn’s disease and shortened bowel tried Gattex? I have a rep coming to the house to talk to me about the drug today. Hoping someone else has some… READ MORE
They are there in the toilet floating. And yes some foods I eat seem to go straight through quite fast with 15 to 30 minutes. Proof is corn is easy to see… READ MORE
I’ve had crohn’s since 1991 and have been through so much. Surgeries, hospital stays, fistulas more surgeries. I have recurring fistulas now and cannot work. I’m told to sign up for disability… READ MORE
Hi, I was wondering how other Crohnies feel about the flu shot. I was diagnosed in 1991 with Crohn’s/colitis. Have had many surgeries including a total colectomy in 2004. Up until I… READ MORE
If Crohn’s Disease can effect your gums and teeth along with medications to treat CD, wouldn’t it make sense that having to have permanent bridges placed, that your Healthcare Insurance would pay… READ MORE
Hello, I am new here and new to this disease. For the last four months I have had severe abdominal pain (made worse when eating). After every meal, I would have constant… READ MORE
Hi, I need some help. I have crohns disease, had 1 resection and after 7 years it is back. I have a great GI. My question is about my son. He is… READ MORE
I just did my first injection for a week ago for a severe flare I’m having right now and I’m really hoping it can put me in remission.
I have had Crohns Disease for over 40 years. Currently I cannot absorb Magnesium, Iron and Vitamin D. Can I do anything to help in the absorption process? I do absorb some… READ MORE
The testing place told me to get two fleet enemas. I told them I don’t have an anus, and they told me to ask my pharmacist how to do it. Well, the… READ MORE
I just had my fourth Remicade infusion today (first of the 8 week grouping) and I had a severe reaction. Has anyone else experienced this? What medication did you switch to? Did… READ MORE
I was told by my doctor that I am in “remission.” I know this is a good thing to hear, but I am still experiencing symptoms on a daily basis and have… READ MORE
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