Allodynia, Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, Doctor Visits, entyvio, Invisible Illness

Allodynia – Weeks 37 & 38

Allodynia. A few times I've mentioned suffering from allodynia, thinking I needed a diagnosis of it. I had moments, even days of pain. But this pain is not like normal pain. Allodynia, meaning other pain, can cause all over body pain where even the slightest touch can ache you. Wearing a t-shirt can feel uncomfortable,… Continue reading Allodynia – Weeks 37 & 38

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Entyvio Infusion #3 - It Could Be Worse Blog - Mary Horsley
Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, entyvio, IBD, Invisible Illness, VA Healthcare

Entyvio Infusion #3

Well, again, I'm a slacker. Another two weeks have come and gone. And what takes up my time? Sundays used to be for music, but my Summer of Sundy has officially ended, sadly. My twin and her family came into town this week, bringing herself and her husband, his ex-wife and all of their 4… Continue reading Entyvio Infusion #3

Chronic Illness, Crohn's, Crohn's Disease, entyvio, Health, IBD, Opinion

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

Crohn's Disease, entyvio, IBD, Invisible Illness, VA Healthcare

Entyvio Infusion #2

I don't really know what has come over me.  More and more time passes and I forget to update you on my blog.  But, hopefully, that will change soon and I can get back into a habit of posting consistently. In just 3 days, I will complete the last of my classes at the University… Continue reading Entyvio Infusion #2

Entyvio Infusion #1 - It Could Be Worse Mary Horsley
Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, entyvio, IBD, Invisible Illness, Veteran

Entyvio Infusion #1

Since last my last post, 'Busy, Busy', another two weeks have come and gone. Another two weeks and I am that much closer to graduation. I have 2 weeks after Monday and I cannot begin to tell you how ready I am to be done with homework. 16 days to go. And in those two… Continue reading Entyvio Infusion #1

Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, IBD, VA Healthcare

Busy, Busy

9 days have gone by, with life being as hectic as ever. I've done a handful of new photoshoots and I've seen my newest favorite band a few times. I've recently become obsessed with Sundy Best, a local Kentucky band, and if you haven't seen my live videos on Facebook, then you can see some… Continue reading Busy, Busy

Chronic Illness, Crohn's, Crohn's Disease, Health, IBD, Invisible Illness, Veteran

1 Year Anniversary of Crohn’s Diagnosis Day | It Could Be Worse Blog

A year ago today I was given a gift, a curse, a problem but no cure. I was given a life long battle that I would have to fight against every day. After 2 years of struggling against my own body, I was finally given a diagnosis of Crohn's disease and my life would continue… Continue reading 1 Year Anniversary of Crohn’s Diagnosis Day | It Could Be Worse Blog