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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 […]
Thanks to the best kind of peer pressure, I walked around Chicago without pants and now I am posting the photographic evidence on the internet. I love my Awestomy undies, and I love everything The Great Bowel Movement stands for, so I was pretty intrigued when I got the invitation to show off my ostomy/IBD […]
I was one of a few awesome ladies who helped out with a GWG promo. To see the others, check out their YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/IBDGirlsWithGuts/videos?flow=grid&view=0 You’ll be glad you did. If you are intrigued by the bracelet I mentioned, visit the Girls with Guts Etsy shop: http://www.etsy.com/shop/IBDGirls
This year I decided to share my enthusiasm in the hope that some of you will be able to enjoy this great conference. The video is nothing fancy, but I like simply talking to you. The 2013 symposium will be held on April 20 at the Holiday Inn Skokie Banquet and Conference Center. For more […]
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 […]
Here are a few websites that aim to help people with various illnesses enjoy the holiday season while minimizing physical discomfort and social awkwardness. Sadly, my own holiday guide does not exist yet, but I plan to write one or make more videos in the future. Holidays can be tough if you’re not feeling well […]
Not up to writing today, so here’s a video for those of you struggling with dietary restrictions, especially during a severe IBD flare.