I am living for this
It’s called the Shart.
- You just need to exercise more
- You just need more Vitamin D
- It’s just stress
- I don’t recall you having this symptom last time we met
- You need more sleep
- How are things at home?
- Oh you’re in school? It’s just stress
- Oh you have a job? It’s just stress
- How about physical therapy?
- This medication won’t help you but let’s try it anyway!
Crohn’s is a pretty hard thing to pinpoint but some common things to look out for are:
Painful and frequent diarrhea (may be bloody)
Severe abdominal pain
As with anything medically related, please go to a gastro doctor, especially one that specializes in irritable bowel disease.
I’ve never experienced that per say but I do get chills. Anyone else have this happen to them?
If I was given more information, I could be helpful.
I’m not new to Tumblr or the Spoonie community, but this is my first separate chronic illness blog and so I guess I’m new to the Spoonie Tumblr world. Which means I want to follow more of you fabulous fellow Spoonies!
So if you have a blog based mostly or entirely around…
Being an old as shit blog has some disadvantages…
Humira tutorial in five steps.
this is really helpful :)
On Saturday, May 17th we’ll be hosting our 3rd Annual Climb for #Crohns & #Colitis. Please join us to raise awareness for World #IBD Day. #IIF https://www.eventbrite.com/e/3rd-annual-climb-for-crohns-colitis-at-the-rock-club-tickets-10724624641
I DREW A THING TO SUM UP MY FEELS
Spoonies go hard or we don’t go at all. Because going IS hard, okay?
[Pictured: me, my cane, my meds, my TENS unit, my heating pad, one blood draw bandage out of probably twenty, and my CPAP mask. Not pictured: lost wages, lost work, lower quality of living, and what it feels like to wake up tireder than you were when you went to bed.]
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Don’t tell me “at least you don’t have cancer.”
People with cancer get fundraisers, candle light vigils, and Facebook fan pages.
People with chronic illness get
People with chronic illness…