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December 1, 2018

Happy December!  It's the unofficial start to the holidays in my house AND the beginning of Crohns and Colitis Awareness Week... so things are feeling incredibly festive!  Over the past two years, though, celebrating this week seems to top even the best of holiday prep...

January 17, 2018

Chronic illness can be tough and lonely.  It seems that most people can appreciate that fact and they know what it generally means to be lonely.  But “lonely” takes on a new definition that goes deeper and darker with the personalized, persistent, and relentless class...

November 11, 2017

My experience managing chronic illness changed forever when I met my first “chronic-friend.”  She was beautiful and confident and looked to be

about my age.  We connected immediately when our paths crossed at my first job out of college.  Within hours of meeting, s...

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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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