Tag Archive | Medical Resources
Even though I have been to IBD education events before, I still keep coming back to this one. The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA)’s Illinois Carol Fisher Chapter has a wonderful patient and family educational symposium. This year it’s on Saturday, April 12 at 2200 E. Devon Avenue (Lower Level), Des Plaines, IL […]
Most undergarments make me cranky, so I get really excited when I find good ones. If bad underwear has ever made you cry, you can appreciate my enthusiasm. My emotionally difficult journey with Crohn’s disease prompts serious questing and problem-solving as I try to dress comfortably and fashionably. The situation was bad enough when I […]
This post is reposted from my dear friend Amanda‘s blog. Enjoy! People love and appreciate others, not just for who they are, but for how they make us feel ..Irwin Freedman.. Sometimes we find what we’re most looking for when we least expect it. Cliche? I know. But true? Absolutely. This afternoon, I found […]
The Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) has so many awesome goodies, but here’s a little-known gem that I keep forgetting to share with you. They have an Expert Question and Answer Library! You can try a keyword search, or browse by category: Diet/Lifestyle, Disease Education, Special Populations, or Treatment.
Ostomy buddies: World Ostomy Day is coming up! On Saturday, October 6, there are all sorts of ways you can celebrate. I will post more events and ideas as they come up. Today I have some info from the UOAA (United Ostomy Associations of America) for you. In case you didn’t know, the UOAA is […]
I have a long list of handy Facebook pages, so here is part 1. If you just can’t wait to see more ideas, feel free to creep on my “Likes” page. 1. Stomawise: A UK support network for ostomates. 2. IBD or Known as Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Info, inspirational or humorous quotes. 3. Bathroom Angels: […]