Archive for the Medication Category

When My Crohns Went Wrong Part 2

When My Crohns Went Wrong Part 2

This is about When My Crohns Went Wrong Part 2. After the traumatic 3 week period spent on ITU then another 4 days being monitored. I was finally moved down to the HDU unit which is a unit designed to look after you on a one to one

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My Battle With Chronic Fatigue And How I Cope

My Battle With Chronic Fatigue And How I Cope

What is Chronic Fatigue? Chronic Fatigue causes Persistent fatigue (exhaustion) Not to be confused with CFS (or ME as it’s more commonly known). CF affects everyday life for some of us and it doesn’t go away with sleep or rest. My battle with chronic fatigue always impacts my life daily.

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My Experience with Vedolizumab/Entyvio

My Experience with Vedolizumab/Entyvio

So for those of you who have read my previous posts or follow my Instagram. I had a permanent ileostomy formed in 11/16 to help with my short bowel syndrome and ongoing symptoms. I’ve had ongoing problems with my Crohns and it is resistant to every single

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When My Crohns Went Wrong

When My Crohns Went Wrong

When My Crohns Went Wrong. This happened to me and fortunately, I’m still here to tell the tale today.Yes this happened to me but doesn’t necessarily mean it would happen to you just purely because you have Crohns Disease. I’m writing this as a mini-series due to it triggering my PTSD. My

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My Exercise Post Op After Stoma Surgery

My Exercise Post Op After Stoma Surgery

So exercise post op for me, has been daunting.  I’ve always been a pretty active person up until April last year.My gym membership ended. I had a slight flare in April and threw in the towel due to being put back on steroids. It’s a never ending

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Medication, Liquid Diets & Operations

Medication, Liquid Diets & Operations

So I have well established Crohns and for the last 13 years I have been on a broad spectrum of prescription medication . Most I’ve ever had to take in one day is close to 30 pills so I rattle like a tube of smarties during flare

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