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Recent content by crohns072009

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    Need advise about Disability!

    So I am unable to work due to my crohns, i have not even had it for a year and it is not under control yet, so i just applied for disability. I meet a women at my Crohns support group and she has been fighting for disability since 2005 and got turned down 2 times and is now in appeals court...
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    Pregnancy and Crohn's?

    Question..I was diagnosed with Crohns july 2009 been a very rough road..two hospital visits, lost my job and my boyfriend. I am on cimzia, imuran, lialida, predisone, ultram (pain med), nexium for acid reflux, zofran(naseau) vitamin c, and depression meds. I am planning on getting pregnant...
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    What is YOUR definition of a FLAIR UP???

    So as some of you know I am very new to the Crohns World..and my meetings with it have been HORRIBLE to say the least. So I keep hearing everyone say "FLAIR UP" what does that mean to everyone?...IE Diarrhea, cramps, vomit..etc...I seem to get this pressure, pulsating feeling on my back...
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    Insurance won't cover Cimzia

    Hey everyone..my name is Tina and Im 23 years old. I was diagnosed with Crohns disease July of this year and everything has went down hill since then. I am actually typing this while sitting in a hospital bed...have been here for 5 days so far. I have crohns of the small bowel as well as the...
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