Archive for the ‘Crohn’s’ Category
Hi All, Recently little jpouch.net was acknowledged by www.healthline.com as one of 11 top Crohn’s blogs on the internet – how exciting! Check us out along with the other great blogs/websites.
Hey, guys. Long time no blog. So, here’s the scoop-I’ve been doing a lot better since my visit with pouch guru Dr. Bo Shen back in November. He diagnosed me with efferent limb syndrome which means that the connection to my j-pouch goes at a diagonal instead of vertical making it really hard to poop! [...]
Hi all! So for those of you who have followed my story for the past few months you know there have been many ups and downs. New theories emerged, the one most perplexing and possibly exciting one being that perhaps I didn’t actually have Crohn’s disease-maybe just a horrible case of pouchitis due to poor [...]
Time to boycott the Plaid Pantry, whatever that is. (Is that like a 7-11?). Reading through posts on the Consumerist weblog, trying to decide if I should subscribe to its RSS feed, I came across this article about a fellow IBD sufferer who was denied access to a bathroom. As a result, she pooped her [...]
Okay, seeing as I am the resident Crohn’s+Jpouch expert, I feel required to “chime in” in response to the many-questioned thread in response to Brevin’s very informative (always hilarious) recent post. Many responders seemed concerned about the pre-surgery tests that would rule-out or possibly diagnose Crohn’s disease. The Prometheus Test, being one of interest. The [...]