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Patient story: Eric from VeganOstomy.ca

My name is Eric, and my story begins just before my diagnosis with Crohn's Disease. Things were going pretty well for me in my mid-20's; I was working hard and enjoying my free time playing soccer with friends or g...

Patient Story: 12 to Life for Justin

Who am I? Why am I an advocate? Why do I talk about IBD? Why IBD and not "Crohn's Disease" or "Ulcerative Colitis"? How many questions do you have? Where do I start? Well, I'm Justin. I write the blog Crohn's...

Patient Story: Ileostomy Since 1994

I have had an ileostomy since 1994. It is bellow the belt line. I have found that my stomach was never flat after surgery. I find that a flange with a very elastic adhesive is very useful. Some makes are more rigid an...

Patient Story: As if Having Crohn’s Disease Wasn’t Enough

My name is Aaron Blocker, I am 23 years old and I have Crohn’s Disease. My fight with Crohn’s Disease started when I was younger, I always have had stomach problems we just did not know what was causing them. In 200...

Patient Story: 3 Tips for Newly Diagnosed IBD'ers

Hi everyone! My Name is Meranda Roben O'Hara , I write the blog "My IBD Life" on WordPress. The blog is a place where I like to share my opinions on different topics relevant to the IBD community. It is also I pla...