WEGO Health Nomination | It Could Be Worse Blog

Hello All! As I'm sure you are all aware, I am passionate about bringing awareness for IBD through my personal Crohn's Disease journey. And this year, It Could Be Worse Blog has been Nominated for a WEGO Health "Best Kept Secret" Award in the 6th Annual WEGO Health Awards and I am blown away by … Continue reading WEGO Health Nomination | It Could Be Worse Blog

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An Open Letter To The Support Group That Kicked Me Out

To the Crohn's and Colitis Awareness page: @CrohnsColitisAwareness More specifically, to the Crohn's and Ulcerative Colitis 'Support Group' on Facebook, I have Crohn's disease and I used to be a member of your Facebook support group. I was an active participant by liking other's posts, photos, and reading through others questions and updates, trying to … Continue reading An Open Letter To The Support Group That Kicked Me Out

5 Facts About Crohn’s Disease | It Could Be Worse Blog

Here are 5 things to know about Crohn's Disease, if you don't know about it - or me - already. 5. Crohn's is a Disease Okay, so that one was a given. Of course, something labeled Crohn's Disease is a disease. Crohn's is a disease specific of the gastrointestinal tract or GI tract. Crohn's makes … Continue reading 5 Facts About Crohn’s Disease | It Could Be Worse Blog

So What If I’m Bitter

Considering I have been diagnosed with an incurable disease like Crohn’s, I feel I have every right to be upset, and to be upset often, if that’s how I decide to cope with my issues.  If you were put in my shoes sometimes, you would be troubled too. I am struggling with this incurable issue, a … Continue reading So What If I’m Bitter

Another Rant About Veteran Care

Veteran’s Healthcare should not be this difficult. I have spent 4 hours today on the phone.  4 HOURS. I spent that 4 hours trying to figure out something as simple as the correct location of my Tuesday Capsule appointment, of all things. All I needed was an address.Veteran’s health care should not be this difficult. I … Continue reading Another Rant About Veteran Care

Stop Making Excuses: End Rape Culture

This week's post comes a little early because I want to focus and vent on this week's news. As a victim and survivor of sexual assault myself, this 6 month jail sentence for the Stanford Rapist, Brock Turner, has me perturbed and full of emotions.  Emotions of anger towards the Judge and rapist, and emotions … Continue reading Stop Making Excuses: End Rape Culture