Happy Intesti-versary!

I woke up yesterday morning to a ping on my phone. “Happy 6th Intesti-versary!” I rolled over and went back to sleep with a smile on my face. On April 4, 2011 I had surgery to remove my terminal ileum (part of the small intestine that attaches to the large intestine and absorbs vitamin B12),…

The Perfect Match: Finding Dr. Right

If only there were a magical formula to find the right doctor for every patient! Much like slogging through the dating scene to find love, cutting through all the crap doctors to get to the good one is a struggle. Looking back there had been signs of crohn’s disease in my life since I was a kid, but…