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    What to do next?

    Yes, I have had 4 in last 48 yrs my last resection being in 1988, I have 1/4 small intestines left so Diarrea full time I am left with. Over the years and 4 resections later, and small bowel syndrome with my Crohns disease, found out what helps digestion is No high fat foods, no dairy, no...
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    What to do next?

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    Hi Laragirl, I see you checked my story out as I have Crohns now for 48 yrs. What is your story...

    Hi Laragirl, I see you checked my story out as I have Crohns now for 48 yrs. What is your story or history or problems to check out some of us on this site, since you read mine, curious what your dealing with? I feel sorry for anyone showing up with this Disease as its a problem rest of your...
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    Short bowel

    I have a similar problem Short Bowel syndrome with 4th resection and 48 yrs ago no good meds, just remove more collasping small intestines so now 6 ft left and full time tied to bathroom with liquid diarrea I am left with. I found out and on internet short bowel diet, low fat diet for short...
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    Short bowel

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    Hello there

    Hello again and I started out 48 yrs ago with all day Diarrea 30 X all day, but my normal before was constipation, so, really concerned. I also chubby bad diet and started out at weight 150 and end of that year with everything going thru me, weighed 125 aden size 7 shoe fell off me, even shoes...
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    inflammatory polyps

    I have had them last 2 colonscopys and DR dont seem to be worried and no medicine changed, just found them, nothing changed. They removed them at colonscopy time and think that was a good thing. I dont worry why there or what it means, they removed so trust that was good. Sure if something to...
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    Kratom - More Energy, Less Pain - A Guide

    I have Crohns now for 48 yrs, in that 48 yrs all but 1/4 small intestine has been removed as back in 1971 no good medicine for Crohns they have now. With 1/4 of my small intestine left and taking Humira then Stelara doing ok but left me with full time all day Diarrea no meds stop or slow down...
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    Hello there

    If you have Crohns, it never leaves you and will only get worse if not treated. I have had Crohns for 48 yrs now and they didnt have the medicines back there only Steriods to slow it down, but it never leaves you. Sorry to say...................You need to be seen, treated by Gastro Dr...
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    Today is a good day!

    Hello. sounds like you have lots of complications as I have but not problems with the meds causing other. So Sorry. I have Crohns 48 yrs now and 1/4 small intestines left as 48 yrs ago they didnt have the meds they have now, so Crohns flare up, collasping, they kept removing more now, left with...
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    Remade Not working, Dr suggested Stelara - Advice?

    I have been on Remicade, then Humira for 3 yrs and active Crohns 2 X came back on me, so took me off Humira and now on Stelara for past 6 months. Blood counts have come up, I put 10 lbs back on where in Humira I lost 15 lbs active Crohns returned 2 X while on that. SO, so far, Stelara feeling...
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    Question for those who have colostomy bags

    Hello, I have Crohns disease now for 48 yrs and left with 1/4 only of my small intestines. Last removal was 1988 but that time disease was part of my ilececeal valve along with more intestines. That last and 4th removal of more intestines to leave me then with only 1/4 of small intestines, left...
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    I have had Crohns Disease since age 20 for now past 48 yrs. 4 resections for the first 20 yrs...

    I have had Crohns Disease since age 20 for now past 48 yrs. 4 resections for the first 20 yrs with Crohns as it first hit me big and hard in the beginning first 20 yrs of this. Last resection was 1988 and no surgeries since, thankful and better medicine so not more removed. I now am left with 6...
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