Category «Crohn’s Pian»

Study Shows One Common Food Additive Causes Crohn’s Disease And Colitis

A new study has revealed that one common additive in many processed foods, including breads, candy, mayonnaise, and ice cream can cause inflammatory bowel diseases like ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease. The culprit here is the emulsifiers that food manufacturers add to nearly every kind of processed food on the market. According to HNGN, the …

MY MOM HAS FIBROMYALGIA. READING THIS MADE ME CRY FOR HER

Chronic pain is increasingly rampant today. Yet, chronic pain and chronic illnesses are often invisible. In many cases there are no casts, visible rashes or runny nose involved. Chronic pain sufferers often appear “normal,” perhaps only a bit more fragile or sad than average. I suffered from chronic headaches for four-and-a-half years and from chronic hip …

Occupational Therapists and Chronic Pain

I first started having pain several years ago. The hand therapist at my facility had moved out of state and, having California advanced practice certifications in physical agent modalities and hand therapy, I seemed a good candidate to cover her outpatient caseload until another therapist could be hired. A couple of months soon turned into …