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Recent content by apl2018

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    Life w Crohns and ostomy

    Hey you all I am Patrick a 25 yr old medical student (forced to take a year off bc of perforation/ileostomy) and I just started up a blog about a month ago discussing life w/ crohns for teenagers, college students and beyond. I try to bring as much of my experience together w/ scientific data to...
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    17 year old guy, in pain, feeling alone and just diagnosed. Whats that like?

    I am not a 25 year old medical student in Virginia. I just got discharged after spending over 3 weeks in the hospital following perforated bowel and peritonitis. I started looking for blog written by a young guy and there weren't any so I felt compelled to tell my story to try and help...