Becoming Your Own Advocate Pt. I: Speaking Up for Yourself

With our healthcare system under such tremendous strain, it's more difficult now than ever...

I’m Sharing: Ketamine’s Antidepressant Effects Tied to Opioid System in the Brain – Neuroscience News

https://neurosciencenews.com/opioid-system-ketamine-depression-9764/

What no one with CD/UC wants to talk about

Courtesy of CrohnsAnonymous.com According to CrohnsDisease.com, about 80% of people with Crohn's disease will have a perianal abscess at least once. However, like ostomy's, who wants to talk about that, right? It might be the best-kept secret in the Crohn's disease community. But if it's part of your disease, you have to find a way … Continue reading What no one with CD/UC wants to talk about

This is Me Bitching: Chew, Swallow, Repeat…

Chew, Swallow, Repeat... Doesn't sound hard, does it? I'd just like to feel hungry again or swallow without discomfort, feeling as I once had. The truth is I haven't felt truly hungry since the last time I smoked weed or when I was on years ago before stopped going to pain management doctors for opioid … Continue reading This is Me Bitching: Chew, Swallow, Repeat…

UPDATE (9/11/18) I’m Sharing: Human Growth Hormone & Crohn’s Disease

"What do you do when your surgeons tell you all traditional medicine options have been exhausted, and your choices or ostomy or get rid of inflammation? Oh yeah, those same surgeons, refuse to write any sort of alternative prescriptions for you, so you began to e passed around like a hot potato. Each doctor telling you to see another doctor, who tells you, "No, you need a specialist in xyz." Until you've gone full circle, and you are back at square one."

Intrestinal Fortitude | The sometimes interesting account of the intestinally challenged!

Anti-inflammatory Diet

The Anti-inflammatory diet is key in keeping your disease symptoms to a minimum.