Category Archives: Ulcerative Colitis

Role reversal

Going from patient to caregiver.

Role reversal

Going from patient to caregiver.

Getting in on the #IBDadvocacytag

I answer five questions about living with and advocating for people affected by inflammatory bowel disease – in a video!

Getting in on the #IBDadvocacytag

I answer five questions about living with and advocating for people affected by inflammatory bowel disease – in a video!

What it’s like to live with a j-pouch: lessons from my fourth year with a pelvic pouch

In a year that included a half-marathon, new relationships, and a heaping load of stress, my j-pouch served me well yet again.

What it’s like to live with a j-pouch: lessons from my fourth year with a pelvic pouch

In a year that included a half-marathon, new relationships, and a heaping load of stress, my j-pouch served me well yet again.

Shared suffering

When we talk about assaults on our health, we’re often told, “We’re not alone.” And there is indeed great comfort in that.

Shared suffering

When we talk about assaults on our health, we’re often told, “We’re not alone.” And there is indeed great comfort in that.

This wonderful country

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a country to keep him healthy.

This wonderful country

If it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a country to keep him healthy.

World IBD Day 2017: Taking it to the streets

If people aren’t being informed about IBD within the public forum of the internet, it’s time to educate in the public square of the city.

World IBD Day 2017: Taking it to the streets

If people aren’t being informed about IBD within the public forum of the internet, it’s time to educate in the public square of the city.

Poster boy

The upcoming half-marathon I’m signed up for is a race, and an act of revenge on ulcerative colitis, ten years in the making.

Poster boy

The upcoming half-marathon I’m signed up for is a race, and an act of revenge on ulcerative colitis, ten years in the making.