Joints pain is no fun but nothing compared to being woken up by the feeling of some sort of rodents eating away at my insides. There's no lidocaine cream for that.. Don't want to go back to the hospital. Usually I'll ride it out if there's no obvious signs of a blockage... like fever/chills... We'll … Continue reading Now I’m Just Angry
Courtesy of CrohnsAnonymous.com According to CrohnsDisease.com, about 80% of people with Crohn's disease will have a perianal abscess at least once. However, like ostomy's, who wants to talk about that, right? It might be the best-kept secret in the Crohn's disease community. But if it's part of your disease, you have to find a way … Continue reading What no one with Crohn’s wants to talk about
https://wp.me/p9KxuT-O (Also see what the book, 'The Subtle Art of Not Giving A F*ck' By Austin Native Mark Manson's book has to say on this subject.)
When I was want to quit... When I think I'll just stay in bed today... W A couple looks of disgust, some whining, and a good old fashioned hard stare down deep into my eyes; dad... and few seconds of what sounds like yawning/howling which could only be the awful sound of a desperate dog … Continue reading The Working Dog
An Article by Robert Preidt on the connection between anxiety and Crohn's disease as well as other IBD related illness.
Doctors and nurses ran frantically into and out of the small room I found myself in. I had never seen such organized chaos from my place in the hospital bed. Little did I know it then, but I had just traveled the longest, most expensive 50 miles, by ambulance to the nearest hospital. In weeks … Continue reading Dude, Not Cool…