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Recent content by MikesAngel21

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    Crohn's Disease & Music

    I'm a big believer that music can be healing even if it's just mentally. So I kind of put together a list of songs I listen to when I really need a pick me up when I'm having a bad day with my CD. I was wondering if anyone else had music that they used in the same way. Here are the songs that...
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    I just want my life back...

    I was diagnosed with crohn's when I was 17 years old. I'm 23yrs old now and have been pretty much symptom free until now. I got laid off about 2 years ago and in the process I lost all my medical insurance. I did find a job relatively fast but was put on part time and it took me quite a while to...
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    Goodsearch.com to raise money for crohns disease!!!

    goodsearch.com to raise money for crohns disease!!! GoodSearch.com is a Yahoo-powered search engine that donates half its advertising revenue, about a penny per search, to the charities its users designate. Use it just as you would any search engine, get quality search results from Yahoo, and...
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    Support with Humor

    I just found this on U-Tube and found is absolutely hilarious and somewhat supportive. It's always nice to be able to laugh at your disease. So Enjoy!!! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=70_D3Gfsrhg&mode=related&search=
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    My 2nd Remicade Treatment

    I had my first Remicade treatment In October of last year. Everything went well as expected. I was tired the day of but the next day i felt GREAT, Better than ever!! It was like Heaven..lol I actually had forgotten what it felt like to feel normal until I had it. So I was really looking forward...
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    My 2nd battle with Crohns

    I have had the worst past 3 weeks wit my crohns. first off ive been on medical leave from work with out pay per my doctor so that isnt helping. Ive been experiencing a ton of weight loss about 30lbs in 4 months, plus ive had blood in my stool. so my doctor orders a ton of tests and the first of...
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    Alternatives to steroids for Crohn's Disease

    Ive been out of remission for a couple months now. I think it been since December around my birthday and Ive lost about 50 lbs during this period. My doctor put me on entocort and im generally on Asacol all the time. But im starting to realize that things are getting much worse I havent been...
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    Interesting Article...PLEASE READ!!

    http://www.worldnetdaily.com/news/article.asp?ARTICLE_ID=40722 I found this article and even read about it in several other places im just curious on your guys opinions...
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    Medication now causes Crohns disease?!

    My aunt sent this to me and I found it kind of amusing seeing as how most GI's will tell you crohns and IBD are hereditary. I guess it just lets u know how sue happy america really is... lol http://www.accutane-side-effects-lawsuits.com/pages/side-effects.html
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    GI doctor from hell!!!!!!

    So i went to my GI today and he asked me how i was feeling. I told him im not getting any better and that Im still having a lot of pain issues. He asked me when im experiencing the most pain. I told him after I eat. He then proceeded to ask me what kinds of food am I eating. After I told him He...
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    The joys of Barium....

    Just found out I get the pleasure of going through another CT scan this up coming tuesday!! MMMMmmm barium my favorite. anyone else have to go through this test every time they go out of remission? and if so what the best way to get that stuff to go down easier? I usually end up throwing it up...
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    My story...

    Funny thing about my story is I dont remember not being sick. well to me it wasnt sick I thought it was normal and that everyone felt the way i did or had the same bathroom habits. Basically I got diagnosed with Crohns when i was a senior in High school. but I had a lot of stomach problems since...
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