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Recent content by krika

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    Parents with kids with ibd

    I am pregnant and scared that I will pass my CD on to the child, I know it is a 2% risk, but I have read that the bacteria in the colon can increase risk of passing it on during child birth.
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    CD and the brain

    http://www.livestrong.com/article/223727-crohns-disease-effects-on-the-brain/ Can it be? Bad news and scary reading
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    Free online courses, degrees

    Hi Im so tired of this illness, it has taken over my life for sooo long now. I am home most of the time, not working and wish to have something productive to use my time on when I have a good day. Do you know of any free online courses and so forth, where it is possible to end up with a...
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    Crohns and pain, is this normal? kinda confused

    Hi I have recently been diagnosed with crohns, I am on Imuran and vitamin D. My pain is in the lower back, upper back and arms + stabbing and aching pain in my ties, chest and head, which leads to headaches. I have severe fatigue and a generell feeling of being unwell, almost like the flue. I...