Tag Archives: Crohns

Episode 11 – Our ONE YEAR Anniversary

It’s an episode of anniversaries!! Not only is the IBD Round Table turning ONE YEAR old, but The Crohn’s Colitis Effect is celebrating it’s 2nd birthday! Join myself, Sara Ringer of Inflamed and Untamed, and Sarah Choueiry of The Crohn’s Journey Foundation as we take a look back over the last year worth of discussion topics plus […]

Episode 10 – Before, During, and After IBD Surgeries

We’re starting off Season 2 with a great topic of Before, During, and After IBD Surgeries.  Our panelist will discuss what to expect when having an IBD surgery, the emotional and mental aspects of an IBD surgery, plus answer our audience questions. Episode Ten Panelist are Christina Matthies, Sarah Choueiry, Frank Garufi Jr., and special […]

SPECIAL – IBD Awareness Week 2013

It’s Crohn’s and Colitis Awareness Week in the United States and we couldn’t think of a better way to bring IBD Awareness than having a very special IBD Round Table episode. We talk about the differences between Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis, Will IBD ever be a “household” name, The emotional and mental health issues […]

Episode 9 – IBD and Thanksgiving

It’s almost a week before Thanksgiving and we’re dedicating this episode to being thankful and what part IBD  ( Crohns and Ulcerative Colitis ) plays in our Thanksgiving celebration! We also have a SPECIAL announcement that you won’t want to miss!!! Episode Nine Panelist are Sara Ringer, Sarah Choueiry, Frank Garufi Jr. and special guest Stephen Dempster

Episode 8 – Diets and Psychology of Eating

Diets and the Psychology of Eating is our primary focus in Episode 8. We explore the different types of diets that IBD patients sometime choose, the psychology around food and eating, plus how social functions can be particularly difficult for IBD patients when they are centered around food. Christina Matthies also gives us an update […]

Sometimes We Become Numb

Yesterday, Domenic has his infusion of Remicade. For those that don’t know, Domenic gets a monthly infusion for his Crohns Disease. We’ve been doing this for almost three years now. Remicade has made a huge difference in Domenic’s life. It has greatly improved his quality of life and, along with another medication called Methotrexate, has […]