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It’s Been A While!

Oh, where to begin… 2016 was…problematic. It started off with more blockages.  Boo!  But this time it wasn’t related to hernias.  Turns out I had developed antibodies to Humira and my Crohn’s was kicking my ass and had narrowed a … Continue reading

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Blockages & Hernias, Oh My!

So, a couple weeks ago we ended up with ANOTHER blockage which sent us to the ER and another 4 day hospital stay.  Needless to say, we were unamused. After the blockage in January, they told us the CT scan showed … Continue reading

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All Colons go to Heaven

Two years ago Friday, my friend Colon went to heaven.  Today we remove our hats to remember this large intestine.  RIP Colon.

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A Year has passed

From my human, CC: A year has passed since my colectomy surgery that has given me Mr. Stoma.  It’s definitely been a crazy year of figuring out how to live with a new permanent “roomie” but it has been one … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday!!!

  One year ago today Mr. Stoma was created and life has not been the same since!  Happy Birthday Mr. Stoma and here is to many more birthdays! Now let’s eat CAKE!!!

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Hospital-versary

From my human, CC: One year ago today, I had my appointment with the specialist at UNC Hospital.  She glanced at me in the examination room and told me she was admitting me into the hospital.  Granted, she had already … 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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Another one of those hospital moments

  Ah, those special moments in the hospital when they make the doctor on call look at a piece of gauze under the microscope because the nurse thought it was a tapeworm. At least it gave us all a good … Continue reading

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