Tag Archives: Background information

“So, are you scared about your condition?”

This is another question that often arises: “Are you scared?” I normally get asked this when I explain the disease to someone, and that it can flare up with absolutely no warning, and that the potential results of it flaring … Continue reading

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Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness

I’ve just uploaded a new picture to the Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness group on Facebook, here’s the link to my picture if you’re interested. Take a look around at the other pictures too – some very inspirational people on there!! … Continue reading

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Has your diet changed since your op?

I can understand the thinking that I need to be far more careful with what I eat after my op. However my diet has been back to normal for some weeks now. Soon after my op I was on a … Continue reading

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The end is in sight!

I have now started on my last box of antibiotics! This is very exciting. Since leaving the hospital I have been on a type of antibiotic called Metronidazole. (Before you congratulate me on my amazing memory: I looked at the … Continue reading

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Finally allowed to drive again

Yesterday I had a check up at the hospital, just a regular routine meeting with my consultant. The talk was fairly brief, discussing my condition as opposed to the operation itself. I will be meeting with the surgeon who carried … Continue reading

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