I don't know if you're interested, but here's the original thread on HW. www.healingwell.com/community/default.aspx?f=33&m=3059631
I still think about
her from time to time. Always wanted a solution to be found and for her to get better. It was just a sad, even tragic, ending.
Dx Crohn's in summer of 2000.
Tried and failed: 5-ASAs, Azathioprine, 6MP, Remicade, Methotrexate, Humira.
Diet didn't make any difference either.
The only med which worked was Prednisolone, so I ended up steroid-dependent.
Had surgery 2/13 - subtotal colectomy with end ileostomy. Currently on no meds and in remission. Also prone to depression and anxiety. Ask me anything >_>