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September 24, 2019

***I did NOT make this decision without first talking openly and honestly with my doctor AND reviewing a plan for my next choice of treatment. 

When I first started Humira, a biologic medication that I injected every two weeks to manage Crohns disease, in 2014, it was m...

May 27, 2018

In order to get well enough to take on the role of motherhood in the way that I wanted, I would need to take Cimzia (throughout my first pregnancy) and then Humira (started after a rough flare and shortly before my second pregnancy).  I was nervous at first, but, armed...

From a young age, I knew that I wanted to be a mother.  But, when I began experiencing symptoms of Crohn’s disease at age 21, I became worried about how my future may look.  Knowing instinctively that I wanted to be well to have a child, I set out on a mission to heal...

October 27, 2017

If you haven’t decided yet, but you’re thinking about possibly starting a medication that requires injections, reading through these tips may help you understand the type of at-home routine that will be required.

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ABOUT ME

For nearly a decade, I've managed life with Crohn's disease, an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) of the digestive tract. As a young woman, symptoms appeared one day, and they wouldn't be tamed for years.  While the disease hasn't stopped me from living my life, its appearance has altered my course; sometimes for better, sometimes for worse. I'm passionate about sharing my experience to support others.  

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