The Day Crohn’s Disease Changed My Life Forever

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The Day Crohn’s Disease Changed My Life Forever
The Day Crohn’s Disease Changed My Life Forever March 20, 2017 Lisa Burks by Lisa Burks In Columns, Finding the Silver Linings – a column by Lisa Burks. My Crohn’s story started in August 2014. I woke up one morning with severe stomach pain and went to the emergency room. The doctors there ran some […]
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The Story Of 2 Families and The Real-life Impact of Obamacare Repeal

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The Story Of 2 Families and The Real-life Impact of Obamacare Repeal
narrative, the Affordable Care Act imposed regulations that made insurance more expensive for families like the Gibbses and then it spent a bunch of taxpayer money in ways that dont actually help them. That narrative is more or less correct. It is alsoleaves out the part about how those same regulations, and that same government […]
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What’s Hidden Under This Man’s Clothes Is Shocking — You’d Never Expect It

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What’s Hidden Under This Man’s Clothes Is Shocking — You’d Never Expect It
Ste Walker looks like any ordinary 24-year-old man. He works a normal job in Halifax, England, he eats at restaurants, he goes on dates — all normal 24-year-old guy stuff. But looks can be extremely deceiving. Walker actually suffers from Crohn’s disease. The condition is chronic, and it negatively impacts thousands of people’s lives worldwide. […]
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Medical Marijuanas Catch-22

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Medical Marijuanas Catch-22
When medical marijuana is legal statewide but illegal under federal law, things get tricky for patients. With 71 interior Border Patrol checkpoints33 of which are permanentother medical marijuana patients are facing the same predicament. Once a week, 50-year-old Raymundo Marrufo drives 22 miles from Deming, New Mexico to the states second largest city, Las Cruces. […]
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People Are in Shock When This Little Man in Black Pops Up from Behind the Cash Register to Do THIS

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People Are in Shock When This Little Man in Black Pops Up from Behind the Cash Register to Do THIS
They can hardly believe their eyes! Little Jerry Hatcher Jr. peeled his eyes open at the crack of dawn on Christmas Eve and hopped right into his best suit. No, he wasn’t getting all snazzed up in early eager anticipation for Santa or even getting ready for church with the family. He had different plans. […]
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11-Year-Old Girl Writes Santa A Heartbreaking Note About Her Mother

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11-Year-Old Girl Writes Santa A Heartbreaking Note About Her Mother
In my mind, most people are naturally kind, empathetic, and compassionate. Most of us want to do something to help those who are in need, or those who are suffering. Though there areplenty of scientific and medical benefits of being compassionate, many people don’t need to be prompted to help others. In a heartwarming story […]
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An Open Letter To Jeff Sessions From A Doctor Whose Patients Rely On Medical Marijuana

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An Open Letter To Jeff Sessions From A Doctor Whose Patients Rely On Medical Marijuana
Dear Sen. Sessions, This, unlike almost everything else, is not a partisan issue. There are many Republicans, like Dana Rohrabacher (California), who believe that Mr. Trump understands the medicinal use of cannabis. Dr. Ron Paul (Texas) has supported the state rights view that regulating medicine is a power of the state. His son, Senator Rand […]
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This cancer patient says dealing with his insurance is ‘worse than chemo’

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This cancer patient says dealing with his insurance is ‘worse than chemo’
For nearly half of his life, Aaron Bramley has battled life-threatening illnesses. His adult life has been punctuated by doctors appointments, diagnoses, medications, treatments, heartache, and frustration. But now he says hes fighting the hardest battle of his lifewith his insurance company. Given his medical history, Bramley understands the insurance landscape better than most. At […]
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Can the cold make you stronger?

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Can the cold make you stronger?
Wim Hof claims that a regime of cold baths and breathing techniques will stave off the flu and boost your immune system Cold showers are commonly associated with dousing sexual urges, tropical holidays and plumbing emergencies. But Dutch daredevil book that these techniques could influence the immune system, he says. If I had said that […]
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Kansas marijuana activist says state violated rights when son was taken

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Kansas marijuana activist says state violated rights when son was taken
In federal lawsuit Shona Banda claims state and its agencies infringed on her parenting, and police and school employees improperly questioned her son the Wichita Eagle reported. The Garden City woman, 38, also claims officials have infringed on her parenting, and that local police and school employees improperly questioned her son without her permission. Bandas […]
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Pro-Trump tow truck driver leaves disabled Sanders supporter stranded

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Pro-Trump tow truck driver leaves disabled Sanders supporter stranded
When the North Carolina man saw Bernie Sanders apparel on a womans car he very politely said he couldnt tow her car as she was obviously a socialist On Monday, a Donald Trump-supporting tow truck driver outside Asheville, North Carolina, responded to a call from a driver with disabilities. When the tow truck driver saw […]
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Woman’s Facebook post on reality of Crohn’s disease goes viral | Fox News

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Woman’s Facebook post on reality of Crohn’s disease goes viral | Fox News
A 19-year-old who spoke out about her battle with Crohns disease to raise awareness of invisible illnesses has gone viral after she shared photos of her scars and ileostomy bag. Aimee Rouski, who was diagnosed with Crohns at 15, has undergone three major surgeries and has had long hospital stays. Id had severe Crohns for […]
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Teen Goes Viral For Revealing What Its Like To Live With Crohns disease

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Teen Goes Viral For Revealing What Its Like To Live With Crohns disease
On the outside, you’d never know that 19-year-old Aimee Rouski, from Liverpool, is any “different” from other teenage girls. But the fact is that Aimee struggles with a chronic condition that can be absolutely debilitating. After seeing so many blog posts about body positivity regarding weight acceptance, she realized there are not half as many […]
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Man With Crohns Disease Posts Brave Photo To Help Empower Others

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Man With Crohns Disease Posts Brave Photo To Help Empower Others
For two and a half years, every meal Stephen Holman ateincitedexcruciating pain. Doctors initially diagnosed him with ulcerative colitis, but later realized he, in fact, had Crohn’sdisease. Before this inflammatory bowel disease ravaged his entire digestive tract, or cost Holman his life, doctors opted to remove the inflamed portionof his small intestine. This choice definitively […]
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Soccer champion Brandi Chastain delivers crucial assist in sons fight against Crohns | Fox News

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Soccer champion Brandi Chastain delivers crucial assist in sons fight against Crohns  | Fox News
Legendary womens soccer champion Brandi Chastain is no stranger to adversity. While best known for her historic penalty kick against China in 1999 to win the womens World Cup in front of 90,000 screaming fans, Chastain has also made a name for herself advocating for nonprofits and charities.  Chastain made headlines in March when she […]
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AbbVie Sues Amgen to Fend Off Copy of Blockbuster Humira

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AbbVie Sues Amgen to Fend Off Copy of Blockbuster Humira
Biotechnology drugmaker AbbVie Inc. filed a lawsuit seeking to block Amgen Inc. from selling a copy of the arthritis medicine Humira, its top seller. Amgens proposed copy would infringe at least 10 patents, AbbVie said as it reserved the right to assert as many as 51 other patents. Its seeking a court order to prevent […]
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