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Meeting someone like me!

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply yesterday at 4:03 pm
  • 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 ...

What to eat, what not to eat

libbo
  • By libbo · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Discussion in Living with IBS · 3 replies
  • I've been living with IBS for about 1 1/2 years. My gastro Doctor's advice (and I quote) "Just don't eat healthy". Needless to say I looked for a new gastro Dr. This doctor gave me a copy of the FODMAPS ...

Boost VHC Drink - 530 Calories

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply April 15, 2014
  • Journal · 67 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 ...

"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 ...

Triple prolapse-I've been diagnosed!!!!

HULAHOOPGIRL
  • By HULAHOOPGIRL · New reply April 4, 2014
  • Journal · 7 replies
  • I have news I'd like to share that gives me new hope after things came to a head in the last month. My appointment with a gyno today went well. Whoever suggested a timeline, it was a great idea. I spent ...

What just happened??

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 31, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Here's an update on my blog...hope you enjoy reading it. http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/03/ what-just-happened.html Michelle ...

Life was good until.....

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 27, 2014
  • Journal · 1 reply
  • Here's another post on my blog... http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/03/ life-was-good-until.html lilpeeps aka Michelle ...

Leg or Foot Massage Devices???

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply March 23, 2014
  • Journal · 57 replies
  • Wondering if anyone uses a massage device and how well it works. Jo and I sometimes suffer with our legs wanting to cramp up. Jo even has problems with her left arm occasionally. If anyone can give us ...

Life is still miserable :(

HULAHOOPGIRL
  • By HULAHOOPGIRL · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 16 replies
  • I have not posted on here in a long time but still log in a few times a week to see how other people are doing. I continue to suffer with constipation, IBS, cramping, bloating and discomfort. Even though ...

The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD

John2
  • By John2 · New reply March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 12 replies
  • The Inspire Q&A: Inspire talks with Don Dizon, MD Dear members, We at Inspire are pleased to bring you the latest in a series of Q&A interviews with people who are making contributions to helping patients ...

Our second annual report with Stanford Medical School

Brian
  • By Brian · Posted March 19, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • We just finished a brand new special report, “Experts by experience 2014: A compilation of patients’ stories”, in partnership with the Stanford University School of Medicine. It is a 31-page collection ...

Hitting a milestone -- 5,000 photos posted already

John2
  • By John2 · Posted March 18, 2014
  • Journal · 0 replies
  • From: John Novack, communications director, Inspire 3/18/14 Dear members, I'm writing to let you know that in a little more than a month, members here have posted more than 5,000 photos. Congratulations ...

Under the weather...

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 15, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • Finally got another change to write a blog, it's been a crazy week! http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/03/ under-weather.html Michelle ...

Thankful

madyhenderson
  • By madyhenderson · New reply March 14, 2014
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • I am so grateful for the Inspire site! I just joined and cannot wait to connect with people who are like me or dealing with the same struggles I deal with! When you have health issues, such as the chronic ...

Keeping Hydrated

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 11, 2014
  • Journal · 2 replies
  • One of the things I struggle with is hydration. FInd out how I manage it in my blog. http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/03/ hydration-mattersall-time.html Keep on Living, Loving and Laughing - Michelle ...

TMI RISKS-Frequent Enemas as self-control of bowel issues.

HalfBladder
  • By HalfBladder · New reply March 10, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Ok- some of us have found comfort, or stay in "less bad shape by using enemas. And that's often barely handwaved away as - a single mention or the ugh/eww not good sort of comments. We're in medical need ...

Crohn's? Chronic? Whatever... Part 2

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 7, 2014
  • Journal · 3 replies
  • Hi, I have another post on my blog! If you want to get automatic updates, you can sign up to the right of the blog post and they will be emailed to you. http://thrivingsbs.blogspot.com/2014/03/ crohns-chronic-whatever-part-2.html ...

Philadelphia area referral/IBS

lesliessc
  • By lesliessc · Posted March 3, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 0 replies
  • My niece who attends college in MD has been struggling off and on with ibs for the past 6 years. Diagnosed. The last 4 under a doctors care. The exclusion testing seems to all have occurred. Ruled out ...

Crohn's? Chronic? Whatever?!?!!

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply March 2, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • This journey I am on started way back in the mid-80's as a teenager. The actual date is hard to pinpoint but during the fall of 1984 I started having changes in my bowel habits, pain in my gut, fevers ...

The first blog of many...I hope

lilpeeps
  • By lilpeeps · New reply February 25, 2014
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • I never thought I would start a blog but here goes! Life changing surgery 4 years ago caused more changes in my life than how my plumbing works. I find that I want to interact with others that have Short ...

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