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2014 Palm Beach Half Marathon

I KNOW!!  But I can’t very well run a half in Napa and then not fundraise for the one here in Florida!! I AM running the Palm Beach Half Marathon on December 7th.   25 more words


Holiday Issue

Happy Fall everyone!

We all have decided to compile a fun holiday issue of Companion Magazine to come out the first week in December! The theme is obviously the holidays, everything from surviving Thanksgiving dinner with IBD, to dressing and feeling amazing for the New Year. 183 more words

Flaredown - App For Chronic Illnesses

This is an app that is in development to help monitor your chronic illnesses. It looks better than a lot of the apps that I’ve seen for stuff like this. 124 more words

Ulcerative Colitis

Microbiome & IBD: The future of treatment?

When I sat down with Rick Geswell, president & CEO of the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) in September, I knew the conversation would focus primarily around CCFA’s Genetics and Microbiome Initiative. 784 more words

Crohn's Disease

The moment that changed my life

For myself, I think one of the hardest things about having Crohn’s was not actually the Crohn’s itself but the forever daunting feeling of knowing that it would always be there, it would always come back and that there was no answer, no cure – it was inescapable. 449 more words


Would You Swallow Poop Pills?

If it helped my Colitis I would. There’s some new research coming out for C. Diff with fecal transplants using frozen poop in pills. I know what there is some research being done in regards to… 90 more words

Ulcerative Colitis

To bring you up to date

This picture perfectly captures the mood of our wedding day a combination of happiness & relief!

Over 3 years now since then and life is good! 326 more words