Posts tagged ulcerative colitis fighter
My Top 13(ish) Favorite Specific Carbohydrate Diet Friendly Products

If you’re starting the Specific Carbohydrate Diet I know how mushy your brain can feel. It’s one big mush of “what can I eat?” “can I eat this?” “wait… is this legal?” “so, I can have certain artichokes, but not others???” “WILL I EVER BE ABLE TO EAT ANYTHING EVER AGAIN????????”

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Top 10 Positivity Tips For Women With IBD: As Told by 10 IBD Warriors

From diving in to yoga, to letting yourself feel your feels, these 10 women share their top positivity tips for those of us living with IBD. But, no matter the illness, these tips are bound to help.

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An Open Letter To Anyone Who Has Ever Told Me "But You Don't Look Sick"

This isn’t a letter that is meant to attack you, but instead a letter that is meant to make you rethink the words that come out of your mouth and open your eyes to a new perspective – a perspective I hope you never have to experience first-hand.

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Ulcerative Colitis Stole my Spontaneity but Gave me Strength: The Losses & Gains of Chronic Illness

When I was first diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2017, I had the same thought that most young women probably have when they receive the news that they have a chronic illness – “My. Life. Is. OVER.”

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Introducing the new IBD HealthLine App

Have you ever felt alone due to having IBD? Misunderstood? Secluded? Been there DONE that and trust me - it isn't fun. That’s why I am SO excited to announce the launch of the new IBD HealthLine App!!! A space created to create community for those of us living with IBD.

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Finding Specific Carbohydrate Diet Products on Thrive Market

When I first started the Specific Carbohydrate Diet I felt completely overwhelmed and lost. Sound familiar? I get it – the Specific Carbohydrate Diet can be HARD. But thankfully, Thrive Market makes it easier AND more affordable.

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What Is The Acceptance Story You're Telling Yourself?

Going through test after test after test and finally getting a diagnosis can feel like the biggest relief. Does anyone want to hear “oh hey so funny story you actually have a chronic illness that has no cure (yet)”? Hell no. But it sure as heck beats not knowing why you feel the way you do.

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Getting My Ulcerative Colitis Warrior Spirit Back: Health Update

I’ve been wanting to write a health-update post for you all for so long now, but I just couldn’t quite get in the right headspace to do so. Because, to be honest, up until now I was struggling. A lot. Physically, mentally, emotionally.

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