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    Sticky Crohn's Forum Candle Room

    I am inconsolable. My wonderful brother Lance, was tragically killed by another driver on his way home from work on his motorcycle yesterday. I was truly blessed to have such a beautiful soul as my brother. I will love and miss you forever Lancie. You brought light, laughter and happiness...
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    Interesting you tube video - only 4 mins long

    Saw this on you tube and thought I would share... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=csSw3fYnICc
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    Upcoming tv program about IBD

    For those of you who live in the United States, check your tv guide for a program called "Breaking the Silence" on channel ABC - scheduled to show on Sunday 11/11/12. My view time is 10:30 pm, but yours might be different. I just saw a brief preview, and it is about IBD and showed a number...
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    Sticky Medical Marijuana for Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

    Just my two cents for what its worth - I agree with David. For fistulizing crohns (even one fistula) you don't want to mess around with it. I would personally do Remicade. Just read the forum about other members and the problems you can experience with fistulas. Recent research has shown...
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    For those without health insurance in the US

    A majority of Americans – nearly 60 percent according to the U.S. Census Bureau – get employer-sponsored health coverage under group health insurance. Another 27 percent of the population is covered by government-sponsored health care – through Medicare, Medicaid, children's health care programs...
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    Ken Baumann star of "Secret Life" has Crohn's disease

    If you have a teenager with crohns, show this to them - it is very uplifting, and they would identify with him in a positive way. Even though he has crohn's, he is a star of a television show, and recently got married...
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    Olympian battles Crohn's disease

    Saw this story on CNN today: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E4E3Spp8Fcg&list=UUupvZG-5ko_eiXAupbDfxWw&index=2&feature=plcp