This week is mental illness awareness week and I wanted to spend a little time talking about how mental illness relates to IBD (ulcerative colitis and crohns disease). Thanks to Oak Park Behavioral Medicine, LLC for providing such amazing statistics and insights into this topic. About 25percent of people will develop a mental illness at […]
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Happy World Ostomy Day!
Today is World Ostomy Day and for the first time, I am not avoiding the internet or trying my best not to use the word “ostomate.” Today, I am embracing this day and hope to use it as a time to empower, educate and increase awareness for those of us living with any kind of […]