Nice to see you've joined healingwell! It's a great place to go for resources and to vent, but most importantly the members are simply wonderful people. I think you'll like it here.
Just don't overdo yourself (exercise or eating) on the steroids...number one mistake when you're first diagnosed that's for sure.
20 years old, Diagnosed with moderate to severe Crohn's and Colitis in May of 2008.
Prednisone 10 mg, pentasa 2 pills 4x a day, bentyl as needed, omeprazole in the morning, prenatal multivitamin, humira every other week, and Align probiotics given to me by my GI.
Surgery for ectopic pregnancy most likely the result of severe Crohn's inflammation in July of 2008.
Diet almost completely without refined sugars, wheat, flour, gluten, high lactose dairy, and/or junk food in general.
Learning how to live again.
"He who has a why to live for can bear with almost any how."