My last post was about how everyone in the IBD community, as well as their IBD, is different–and thereby how different methods of awareness and remediation are needed. I’ve continued to think about this topic more and more since the end of IBD Awareness Week. While looking back on my journey with IBD, I began […]Read more "What Helped Me During My Dark Days with Crohn’s Disease"
A few weeks ago I was told about something that shocked me. Apparently while being interviewed by Extra, Jennifer Aniston made a comment about a possible friends reunion, saying: “I think we’re getting to the point where we’re going to be friends with wheelchairs and colostomy bags.” While this comment isn’t nearly as bad as […]Read more "Jennifer Aniston Makes A Comment About Ostomies"
The use of marijuana for Inflammatory bowel disease and other conditions is a tricky one to talk about. It’s a topic that is controversial in many ways. People have good points on each side of the argument. The topic of cannabis for medical use is not going away and I wanted to do more research […]Read more "Cannabis For Crohn’s & Colitis (Documentary Video Include)"
This video is an AMAZING overview of IBD and covers so many topics that go along with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. ~BrianRead more "An AMAZING Overview of Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis"
May 18th was another great day for the IIF. We held our 2nd Annual Climb for Crohn’s & Colitis event at The Rock Club. This year was exciting for us as Sara Ringer of Inflamed and Untamed flew to the New York City area to help the IIF raise IBD awareness for World IBD Day. At […]Read more "2nd Annual Climb for Crohn’s & Colitis World IBD Day Event Recap"
Recently the Intense Intestines Foundation put together a group of riders to cycle in this years Five Boro Bike Tour through New York City. As you ride through the Bronx, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Manhattan, you cross over many bridges, cycle down major highways in the area including FDR Drive and go through most […]Read more "Video Post: Cycling the Big Apple for IBD and Ostomy Awareness"
I found this video extremely enlightening and very interesting to watch. If this doesn’t make you want to eat more organic foods, I’m not sure what will.Read more "Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) Aren’t Good For Us."