Tag Archives: body image

World IBD Day

Tomorrow is World IBD Day and rather than writing a post about how important awareness is, yada yada, I decided to turn to twitter (and instagram) to help me. I am scheduling tweets about Crohns and ulcerative colitis every 20 minutes from 12am the night of May 19 until 1140pm on Monday night.   Please follow […]

Spring is Coming

I know most of you are looking forward to this snowy winter coming to an end. While I don’t love the mountains of snow either, the beginning of spring is a little difficult for me. I used to love everything about the warmer weather. My summer swim team was the greatest. I loved being able […]

Body Image and IBD


When a person suffers from moderate-severe inflammatory bowel disease, there is a very real possibility that they are going to suffer from some type of body image issue. I am not saying that everyone diagnosed with ulcerative colitis and crohns disease aren’t confident, well adjusted people because that couldn’t be farther from the truth. But, […]