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It’s been a while . . .

It’s been a while since I’ve written . . . its been a while since i’ve done anything for me. My life for the past few weeks has been devoted to sleeping, paying bills, and work. . . such a drag. When I do go out I’m completely exhausted. I wish I could say, “At least I’m healthy!” . . . . . .but my immune system is no good! In the past 2 months I have had a case of food poisoning, UTI, and recently my 3rd cold of this… Read more It’s been a while . . .

When it rains . . . it pours! . . . sighs . .

I received a call from my primary physician’s office today wanting to discuss my lab results. I immediately freaked out since I was just there last Thursday.  They called to tell me that my blood test results show that I am pre-diabetic! Freaking awesome!!! When it rains  . . . it POURS for me lately!. . . .  sighs . .  As I was sitting at my desk at work I slowly started to choke up and cried for a few seconds. Then I remembered I’m still at my desk, so I… Read more When it rains . . . it pours! . . . sighs . .

Kudos to Brian Greenberg – Intense Intestines Foundation . . . . :)

I found the below video on my Facebook news-feed and it’s story of Brian Greenberg, President of Intense Intestines Foundation, and his story about his life with Crohn’s disease. After watching his video, I decided to check out his foundation, it’s look like a way to connect IBDers through education, support, and social events. Check it out when you get a chance 🙂 The Intense Intestines Foundation Mission Statement:The Intense Intestines Foundation’s mission is to help patients in their journey with Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and ostomies by connecting, supporting and… Read more Kudos to Brian Greenberg – Intense Intestines Foundation . . . . 🙂

Beyond tired . . .

So . . working 11-hour days two days straight, is probably not a smart thing to do when you have IBD.  I am beyond tired . . . I think I started speaking in tongues by the end of the day, could not form a sentence to save my life. But I am taking a short vacay and will be out of office for a week! woo hoo! I will be traveling for the first time since my diagnosis. This will be my first trip in 2015 and I am… Read more Beyond tired . . .