Monthly Archives: June 2011

Arthritis and Autoimmune Diseases

It’s a common problem with autoimmune disease to have problems with arthritis as well. When you have an inflammatory bowel disease you don’t want to deal with anything else other then Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis, when joint pain is added to the equation is can be overwhelming. There are many things … Read More

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James Van Der Beek Talks Ulcerative Colitis

Crohn’s Disease and ulcerative colitis are unique disease in the respect that they have such a stigma that people don’t want to talk about them. How many times to you talk about bowel movements in a serious and upsetting way with anyone? The answer to that is not often, because its … Read More

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Crohn’s Disease Medication

Everyone who has an Inflammatory Bowel Disease knows how hard and confusing it can be with all the medications. There are many different ways to treat Crohn’s Disease or ulcerative colitis, including diet, exercise, and other unconventional treatments. A documentary called “Wanted Crohn’s End” is even dedicated to the different all … Read More

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So Long Food Pyramid, Hello Plate

Diet is important to every person in the world. What you put into your body will make a difference in how your body runs and feels. Those with digestive disorders should pay even more attention to what they eat. For years I was told that diet wouldn’t matter in my Crohn’s … Read More

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Sleeping Problems with Crohn’s Disease

For years now I, like many Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis patients have not been able to sleep. Many times it’s because I’ve been on Prednisone and it’s impossible to sleep on that stuff. It makes you feel like superman and the last thing on your mind is sleeping.My problem has been … Read More

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