Monthly Archives: December 2011

2012 IBD New Years Resolutions

Once again we’re ready to start a new calendar year.  As we end 2011 and start 2012 we usually reflect on the past year and try to see what we can do differently in the next year.  I’ve never been into New Years celebrations, it seems like just another day on … Read More

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A Vaccine for Crohn’s Disease?

In the daily research we do here at the Intense Intestines Foundation we find all kinds of interesting articles on the topic of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  Recently there have been many articles that have been published on the mapping of genes that will lead to a cure for these diseases.  Scientists … Read More

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Happy Holidays!

The year is coming to an end and the holiday season is in full swing.  It’s a great time of year that brings joy to a large amount of people.  Holiday lights and decorations are up, cheerful music is playing on the radio, and people are genuinely trying to make others … Read More

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Preparation for Traveling (Dehydration)

When leaving your natural and most comfortable surroundings, it’s always important to be prepared for anything.  With that said it’s also good to be prepared for the regular things that you know your body needs. I recently went on a short trip to Rhode Island to see a few friends and … Read More

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The I.I.F.’s New Logo and Slogan

Recently with all the changes we’ve made the Intense Intestines Foundation received a very important overhaul to the logo.  Our good friend Manual Abrue came up with an amazing logo for the change from the Crohn’s Adventures Foundation to the Intense Intestines Foundation.  The new look for the logo is great … Read More

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The New Intense Intestines Blog

It’s an exciting day for us at the Intense Intestines Foundation, we get to introduce the new blog site.  Thanks to the hard work of Shan Pesaru and his great team at Sharp Hue Inc., we can bring you this amazing site that has more to offer then the last blog. … Read More

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Crossing the Finish Line After 13.1 Miles for Team Challenge

One of the great experiences during the first year with my ostomy was running with Team Challenge to support the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America.  The entire trip was one that I will never forget.  For almost three years it was hard for me to go more then a couple … Read More

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Health Talk (Ostomy Awareness TV Show Part 2)

This is the second part of the 30 minute long show for Health Talk.  It goes into more depth about how an ostomy works and more.

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Heath Talk (Ostomy Awareness TV Show Part 1)

I was lucky enough to be asked to be part of a television show on the local channel that is broadcasted all over Fairfield and Westchester counties.  The ability to bring more awareness to Inflammatory Bowel Disease and especially ostomy awareness as great.  The stigma that surrounds these diseases can be … Read More

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What’s Happening This Week for the Intense Intestines Foundation

This week is looking like an amazing week for the Intense Intestines Foundation and I wanted to let you all know about what’s going on in the I.I.F. world. Things have been going so well and it seems like one great opportunity just turns into five other great opportunities. It’s a … Read More

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