Lexington Cemetery Mary Horsley It Could Be Worse
Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, De Quervain's Tenosynovitis, Health, Pill Capsule Endoscopy, Slipping Rib Syndrome, Stelara, VA Healthcare

March Madness – Social Distancing | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

Well, since my last two full blog posts, the world has been through some real March madness. Let's start with my ribs. After my Slipping Rib Syndrome blog was posted in mid-February, I had just gotten a diagnosis of Influenza Type A. Let me tell you that this was one of the worst sicknesses I… Continue reading March Madness – Social Distancing | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

Colonoscopy #5 & Crohn's Disease Updates | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG Mary Horsley
Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, Doctor Visits, IBD, Invisible Illness, Pill Capsule Endoscopy, Stelara

Colonoscopy #5 & Crohn’s Disease Updates | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

It was in November of 2017 that I had my last pill capsule endoscopy, with my last colonoscopy just months after that. I had been on Enyvio medication for my Crohn's disease at the time and I had switched to Stelara in February of 2018. Since I have been on the Stelara injections for over… Continue reading Colonoscopy #5 & Crohn’s Disease Updates | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

Stelara Self-Injection #10 -Giving A Self-Injection Correctly
Chronic Illness, Crohn's, Crohn's Disease, Humira, Invisible Illness, Perianal Abscess, Stelara, VA Healthcare

Stelara Self-Injections 3 – 10

I know, I know. The last time I wrote a specific blog focusing on my Stelara self-injections was with my blog Stelara Self-Injection #2, and that was over a year ago. In that case, I have a lot to discuss. From injections #3 up until #10, I have gone through a lot, so you can… Continue reading Stelara Self-Injections 3 – 10

My Ganglion Cyst - The Tetralogy | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG
Crohn's Disease, Doctor Visits, Fibromyalgia, ganglion cyst, Stelara, VA Healthcare

One Step Forward, Two Steps Back | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

Since my last post, Two Months Time, it has roughly been around two and a half months, give or take a few days depending on when I finish this blog. I've been so negligent, I feel like I can never get caught up, like I'm pulled a million different ways all at once. I add… Continue reading One Step Forward, Two Steps Back | IT COULD BE WORSE BLOG

Stelara Self-Injection | It Could Be Worse Blog - Mary Horsley
Crohn's Disease, Fibromyalgia, IBD, Rib Pain, Slipping Rib Syndrome, Stelara, VA Healthcare, Veteran

Stelara Self-Injection #2 & Rib Pain | It Could Be Worse Blog

Three weeks have passed since my last blog post, May Delays, and I've suffered through some migraines, I've had my Stelara, and I've been extra busy here lately. I've had a few doctors appointments for all of my ailments and I've got quite a few things scheduled, with appointments, scans, and, follow-ups. Since May Delays,… Continue reading Stelara Self-Injection #2 & Rib Pain | It Could Be Worse Blog

May Delays | It Could Be Worse Blog | Mary Horsley
Chronic Illness, Crohn's Disease, Fibromyalgia, ganglion cyst, IBD, Stelara, VA Healthcare

May Delays | It Could Be Worse Blog

Well, guys, catching you up might take a minute with this post. Since my last 'real' blog post, I've only updated you on Lumpy, my ganglion cyst. I need to vow to post weekly like I used to, I can't apologize enough to my followers. I had called and visited the VA, to see my… Continue reading May Delays | It Could Be Worse Blog

Stelara Self-Injection | It Could Be Worse Blog - Mary Horsley
Allodynia, Crohn's Disease, Fibromyalgia, IBD, Invisible Illness, Stelara, VA Healthcare

Stelara Self-Injection #1 | It Could Be Worse Blog

Well, goodness, what a crazy few weeks it has been! And my life will stay a little chaotic for the rest of this month, too. After my last blog post, No Luck of the Irish for Me, two weeks have passed and I've been running around like crazy. But here is Bilbo to get us… Continue reading Stelara Self-Injection #1 | It Could Be Worse Blog