What does remission really mean for people with chronic diseases?

The definition for remission : a temporary diminution of the severity of disease or pain .. What does this actually mean for me? Your doctor or consultant will let it beknown that the aim of your treatment is to put you in remission in order for you to live a healthy life. Many of you ,… Continue reading What does remission really mean for people with chronic diseases?

4 months on… How am I doing ?

Hi everybody I’ve neglected posting for two weeks due to being so busy and honestly having what I call a brain fart. I couldn’t think of anything to write!Whenever I did think of something I discouraged myself. Well, it’s always okay to take a break from all things once in a while. From resentment to… Continue reading 4 months on… How am I doing ?

10 things not to say to someone with Crohn’s,colitis and other IBD’s

You don’t look sick.  Inflammatory bowel diseases are what people refer to as ‘invisible illnesses’. I may appear okay but the smallest tasks require all my energy and turn into a daily struggle.More often,people who suffer these types of illnesses do not want sympathy. By looking good we are able to keep hold of some… Continue reading 10 things not to say to someone with Crohn’s,colitis and other IBD’s

Let’s get to understanding Crohn’s.

Hello everybody, Now that we’ve gotten past the introduction stage.I’m going to go right into the deep end .Btw if you haven’t read it , click on this link ! Crohn’s disease ? What is it ? What are the symptoms ? Those are the first three questions I’m faced with once I mention Crohn’s… Continue reading Let’s get to understanding Crohn’s.