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Feels like I've got my life back!

I can see the stars in the sky again!

I don’t remember how long it’s been since I’ve been able to see them, whether it’s been weeks or months. 701 more words


Chron's Disease

Some time ago, I read an article about a young man, in his twenties, who had been diagnosed with Chron’s Disease in his late teens. In the article, trying to describe a typical individual suffering from Chron’s, his doctor was interviewed too. 368 more words

Could Inflammation Be Affecting Our Health?

I’m not a jogger.  But I do run on occasion.  Like when I’m playing with the dog or having
fun on the ocean beach with my daughter.  582 more words

Everyday Nutrition

Eye update: It wiggles around

Warning before you read this post! I talk in detail about the procedure for my eye injections. If that offends you, I’m sorry. I totally get it, too, as a few years ago I couldn’t have read about this either. 1,079 more words


I dread Sundays now!

I’ve had a couple of doses of this stuff now and can say taking systemic methotrexate IS different from the pill form. And for the better, overall. 809 more words


"Disease-specific alterations in the enteric virome in inflammatory bowel disease" [Norman et al, 2015]

Is IBD going viral? Pursuant to last month’s journal club discussion on the importance of examining the fungal mycobiome, a closer look at the intestinal virome seemed like the logical next step. 330 more words