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IBD and Ostomy Creeps In …

There are certain times when you are really reminded that your body just can’t do something that seems like a no brainer, simple thing. More specifically, my ostomy crept into my travel plans over July 4th weekend. Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis) patients often have dietary restrictions. We have blockages/obstructions to think about. Any […]

IBDers and Commitment


When a person suffers from a chronic illness like ulcerative colitis or crohns disease, making commitments can sometimes be quite difficult. There have been so many times when I have made plans with friends or RSVPed to an event, ended up getting sick and was left feeling really disappointed.  When this continues to happen, the […]