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IBD Is Different For Everyone, Even In The Same Family.

As an IBD advocate I find myself talking about Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis all the time.  Over the past few years I’ve been amazed at how many families have multiple members with an IBD.  My family has two members who are affected by Crohn’s disease.  Not only do I have … Read More

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The Escape the Stall Campaign by the CCFA

CCFA Escape the Stall Campaign In recent days we’ve seen many posts about the new Escape the Stall campaign by the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America.  Social media sites have been buzzing about the campaign and many people have been sharing their feelings about the pictures the CCFA has released … 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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