Category Archives: Background information

Starting on Humira

Hello dear readers! This morning I’m waiting patiently on this lovely sunny day for a visit from an AbbVie care nurse, because today is the day I start a brand new course of medication called Humira. Its a drug that … Continue reading

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Oh! Farts are the ones without lumps, right?

Hello dear readers! Do excuse the grim humour in the title but you can guess what this piece is about. Poop! I haven’t mentioned too much about this symptom of Crohn’s before but it is a significant factor and interestingly: … Continue reading

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Plans afoot for a Charity gig!

Hi all! As some of you may have seen on my Facebook page I have plans afoot to host a charity evening based here in Braintree, Essex to raise awareness and some money for Crohn’s and Colitis UK, the UK’s leading … Continue reading

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Photo shoot: Done

Hi guys, As I posted on my Facebook group yesterday, I had my latest “photoshoot” (aka colonoscopy) this morning; I swear these things are getting easier to cope with! Now the hardest part really is not eating; last time I wrote … Continue reading

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Introduction to Crohn’s

I’ve looked back on my page and although I’ve spoken a lot about Crohn’s, and posted links to leaflets and so on I’ve not actually written much explaining what it is. So time to put that right! Here’s my understanding of … Continue reading

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