Latest Posts from Basmah Ali

Ramadan and Crohn's Disease

Ramadan and Crohn's Disease

Ramadan Mubarak, everyone! For people who don’t know what Ramadan is, it’s the ninth month in the Islamic lunar calendar (April) ....

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Tips and Tricks I Use Eating With Crohn’s Disease

Tips and Tricks I Use Eating With Crohn’s Disease

Living with Crohn’s disease for over half my life, one of the hardest things I’ve had to alter was my food consumption ....

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Meeting Other Patients With Crohn’s Disease

Meeting Other Patients With Crohn’s Disease

Living with Crohn’s disease is incredibly isolating. Diarrhea, fatigue, vomiting, and colonoscopy preps are not hot topics to discuss ...

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How Losing My Job Helped Me Come to Terms with Crohn’s Disease

How Losing My Job Helped Me Come to Terms with Crohn’s Disease

I was 16 years old when I was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. At the time, I had no idea how much it would impact every aspect of my life.

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How I Travel With Crohn's Disease

How I Travel With Crohn's Disease

Traveling is one of my favorite things to do. I have been doing it since I was a little kid visiting family in Egypt. I only get to see them once every ...

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What I Wish People Knew About Living With Crohn’s Disease

What I Wish People Knew About Living With Crohn’s Disease

Search Crohn’s disease on the internet, and you’ll find tons of medical information. This is wonderful, especially since it wasn’t available when I was....

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