Every year December 1st-7th is IBD Awareness Week which is a week dedicated to raising awareness for IBD and bringing attention to those affected by the disease. During this, there are some amazing events going on through the CCFA and other advocates that include Facebook Live Chats, Twitter Chats and much more! This year I … Continue reading Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA)- Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week!
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I wanted to post one last update and recap of my recent surgical journey. These last few months have been some of the hardest I've had to endure in my young life.As most of you know back in February I dislocated my hip, which meant I dislocated my prosthetic joint as both of my hips have … Continue reading Hip Replacement Update: Scar and X-ray Pictures.
Recently there has been a lot of debate in the IBD community about stories being shared of IBD patients who have been very successful and being talked about in the media. Kathleen Baker being the most recent. She is an Olympic swimmer has been all over the media for having Crohn’s Disease and getting the … Continue reading Success and IBD.
Most people at this point know that I have Crohn's Disease and I am working towards getting a PhD in Microbiology and Immunology to hopefully one day do Microbiology/Immunology Research relating to Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Right now the research I am working on deals with bacteria that are commonly found in the gut and have … Continue reading Crohn’s Disease, Immunosuppressed and Pathogenic Bacteria- A day in the lab.