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Changing my life

Luchyizfabulos
  • By Luchyizfabulos · New reply 12:08 pm
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 7 replies
  • I'm a 44 year old Nurse diagnosed in 2011 with crohn's, I have very severe IBS-C so they say but I think it's just all crohn's now. I recently decided to stop working after 18 years of nursing which I ...

Curious About The benifits Of Coconut Oil

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply yesterday at 11:27 pm
  • Journal · 323 replies
  • This past week I've been hearing about coconut nut oil having a lot of great benefits on the body. Can anyone say for sure that coconut oil actually is working for some patients? Thanks for any responses ...

Chrones, Remicade, and finding a Job

HyperTwitch
  • By HyperTwitch · New reply yesterday at 7:35 pm
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 3 replies
  • My little brother has Chron's. He's 22 years old and was diagnosed about 10 years ago. Currently he is doing the Remicade treatment. Hes having trouble gaining weight. And seems to still get sick often ...

Ouch!!

Melanie-t
  • By Melanie-t · New reply yesterday at 5:00 pm
  • Discussion in Symptoms · 5 replies
  • Does anyone else suffer from sore back knees fingers,legs as well as the normal really bad stomach pain ...

Bad reaction to CT scan

daisy1234
  • By daisy1234 · New reply yesterday at 4:51 pm
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 7 replies
  • Has anyone been ill after CT scan? I had mine yesterday and am feeling horrible today. Bad nausea and upset stomach ...

biliary disease

CAW68
  • By CAW68 · Posted yesterday at 4:44 pm
  • Discussion in Symptoms · 0 replies
  • Hi. Does anyone have involvement of the biliary system and liver from Crohn's? I have been previously diagnosed with sphincter of oddi dysfunction and have had treatment with biliary stents. I am having ...

Boost VHC Drink - 530 Calories

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Journal · 72 replies
  • Thanks to a lovely lady battling ALS, I have found out about this new Boost high- calorie drink to pass on to those struggling to maintain or to gain weight. Check it out online. Take special notice to ...

Pregnant with Crohns and worried

Jacquijoni
  • By Jacquijoni · New reply April 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 6 replies
  • I was hoping to hear from other woman who have crohns and have stayed on their meds during pregnancy. I'm 18 weeks pregnant, and I'm so worried about the meds I'm putting into my body and how it could ...

A spring bouquet for all of you

Sarah6705
  • By Sarah6705 · New reply April 20, 2014
  • Journal · 38 replies
  • These roses are on my fence. They did not produce last year at all but they are awesome this year. I am sending each of you a virtual bouquet for your all your support, courage humor and wisdom. Sarah ...

my son newly diagnosed

nani0126
  • By nani0126 · New reply April 20, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 9 replies
  • My son was just diagnosed with Crohn's disease he has it all the way throughout his gastrointestinal system I'm in shock I'm hurt tired but have to put that to the side and be strong and find some group ...

Remicaid to Humira. Should I do this?

Willitwork
  • By Willitwork · New reply April 19, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 5 replies
  • Any one with ulcerative colitis taken remicaid then developed high number of antibodies after 4th infusion? I was then Called by Humira home health nurse and asked when I wanted her to come to my house ...

my son newly diagnosed

nani0126
  • By nani0126 · Posted April 17, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 0 replies
  • My son was just diagnosed with Crohn's disease he has it all the way throughout his gastrointestinal system I'm in shock I'm hurt tired but have to put that to the side and be strong and find some group ...

Meeting someone like me!

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • A new post for my blog.. http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/04/ meeting-someone-like-me.html Have a good day! Michelle ...

Feeling hopeless

Luchyizfabulos
  • By Luchyizfabulos · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • woke up a few days ago with moer severe right lower abd pain and intense lower pelvic pressure waited 3 days for some relief. went to the ER had a CT scan that showed nothing so doctor said probably r/t ...

doing regular things

Luchyizfabulos
  • By Luchyizfabulos · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 4 replies
  • My birthday is this month and my husband wants to take me out of town but i'm so miserable I'm scared to go. Not looking forward to the long drive and having to get up to go to activities just want to ...

The Crohn's-Psoriasis Connection

KaseyCrohns
  • By KaseyCrohns · New reply April 16, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with Crohn's · 5 replies
  • I have had a terrible rash for months now. It is painful, it burns and it itches. And I don't think it will ever heal. I have skipped a couple of Remicaide treatments hoping that it would heal. I finally ...

"A wake-up call from a young e-patient: 'I need to be heard'”

John2
  • By John2 · Posted April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, Communications Director, Inspire 4/15/14 Dear members, I am writing to share with you a new guest column in "Scope," the Stanford University School of Medicine's medical blog: "A wake-up ...

Newly dignosed crohns

Rhondamathews5
  • By Rhondamathews5 · New reply April 12, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • I've recently been dignosed with crohns. I don't know much about it or how one copes with crohns. I also have controlled diabetes .... I've always had tummy issues and blew it off to a sentitive stomach ...

Any advice??????????

Mitch-S
  • By Mitch-S · New reply April 8, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • Hi guys, recovering nicely from my sub total colectomy, but just had test results back on some small intestine that was removed at same time as didn't look good. It's come back showing Crohn's. So large ...

GI appointment

daisy1234
  • By daisy1234 · New reply April 7, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies
  • So I had my appointment with my GI today to get the results of my CT scan. So it seems like I have three strictures this time, boo. Our conversation went something like this 'I want an ileostomy' (me ...

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