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Crohn’s & Colitis Patient Education Day

This morning we attended the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) Patient Education Day at the University of NC – Chapel Hill. Lots of fantastic information was presented by the UNC Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases including information about vaccinations … Continue reading

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Time for Hugs!

  Just don’t hug too hard…you don’t know what might come out! December 1 – 7, 2013 is Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week!   What is Crohn’s & Colitis?  Known collectively as inflammatory bowel diseases, Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis … Continue reading

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CCFA Gala

CC, her husband-creature, and I all went to the CCFA Gourmet Gala last night which was fun.  Got to eat good food and help the CCFA raise more money for research and support for patients and their families. It was … Continue reading

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Anniversary Approaches

From my human, CC: So, I have certainly been on a bit of an emotional time capsule/roller coaster since I have been coming up on a year since my hospitalization.  While, the end result of my hospitalization has been an … Continue reading

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Trichuris Suis

Trichy is a Trichuris Suis, a kind of parasitical whipworm, which has been used in some helminthic therapy studies to help people with Crohn’s Disease. A Phase II study is currently gathering participants to evaluate the efficacy and safety of … Continue reading

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CCFA Take Steps Walk

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