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Cookie's Wife
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Date Joined Aug 2005
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   Posted 9/12/2008 9:59 PM (GMT -6)   
...this week is;
National Invisible Chronic Illness Awareness Week



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Date Joined Sep 2005
Total Posts : 10404
   Posted 9/12/2008 10:39 PM (GMT -6)   
Wow. What a good awareness week. It's needed, isn't it?
Co-Moderator Crohn's Forum.

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Date Joined Apr 2008
Total Posts : 1753
   Posted 9/12/2008 11:13 PM (GMT -6)   
It's a shame more people don't know about it. I feel pretty bad that I didn't.
20 years old, Diagnosed with severe Crohn's and colitis in May of 2008.
Currently taking:
Prednisone, pentasa, alinia, bentyl, prilosec, tandem plus, and the occasional ultracet
Surgery for ectopic pregnancy(very possibly due to Crohn's inflammation) in July of 2008.
Due to start Imuran September 17 depending on blood results.

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Date Joined Mar 2007
Total Posts : 1642
   Posted 9/13/2008 10:41 AM (GMT -6)   

Thanks for sharing....

too bad it does not get spread around more... I googled it and saw a website and it said 96% of illnesses are invisible... that counts most of them.



Karen (Karendee)

Diagnosed w/ Crohn’s Disease  March 2007 Started Humira June 2008 (have been on other cd meds)

Diagnosed w/  Fibromyalgia May 2007 on Soma and Lyrica

Diagnosed w/ General Anxiety Disorder in 2005- Effexor and Clonazepam 


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