Arthritis in IBD – The not so Funny Bones

When you hear the word Arthritis, What do you associate this with? I know that for me when I thought about aching bones, sore joints and Arthritis it was something older people suffered from. Ha, how wrong was I!

Save us from the Death Knell

Save us from the Death Knell The Rider he comesOn a pale horseHis Name is DeathNo time for RemorseSo do us a favourLook after the weakAnd stay home for presentSo the Reaper can’t seek #stayhomesavelives #chronicillness #vulnerable Please note in writing this poem, I do not for one moment think that anyone who is classed…

My New Awareness Tattoo

I’m not really a remember the date kinda of girl. What I do know is that its 3 years in March since I was officially diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. So today I sat in the tattoo shop reflecting on the pain to come, and I remember what a bumpy journey I’ve had to date and…