It's no excuse, but before we knew about
this condition, were we that much different? For myself, having heard of crohn's but not knowing what it truly was, I remember thinking " so you have diarrhea, get on with life."
Only by being touched by it did I understand what an a**hole I was. we have to be patient with those less informed, and I had people to apologize to.
13 year old son diagnosed at 9,
one month of pred at beginning
2 years of immuran ineffective
he has plateaued again at 67 lbs(up from 58 in January'10)
Started LDN on Aug 16th, hopeful