Heaven. Sardines are amazing. They are cheap (75 - 85 cents a can where I shop), have a shelf life of several years, are high in protein, and taste great (if you like fish). I’ve found they are fantastic straight of the can, on top of rye crackers, rice cakes, on a [...]
Cannabis may be an effective treatment for Crohn’s and colitis. Maybe I can convince my doctor to give me a prescription. Sounds better than eating worms.
I’m happy to see that Google added RSS feeds for their news categories. Now if only they would add RSS feeds for Google Alerts. Update: It looks like you can create a customized feed by doing a google news search for keywords and then using the RSS or Atom link on [...]
It’s been a bittersweet couple of weeks. First the sweet: I’ve gone back to BJC, this time as a contractor. I had a wonderful Independence Day weekend with friends. I’ve been playing some of the best poker of my life, nearly doubling my bankroll in two weeks. And my brother, Micah, [...]
Not sure how I’d feel about drinking parasite eggs, but it’s certainly an interesting treatment for Crohn’s disease.
Friday night I went with some friends to BB’s Jazz, Blues, and Soups to listen to some Blues. It was good music and even better company.
Saturday afternoon I grabbed a couple burrito’s and went to Forest Park with Stephanie. We saw the Lewis and Clark Bicentennial Exhibition at the history museum. [...]
I went to see my new doctor today for the first time. It was an amazing difference from my previous experience with doctors. My new doctor is so personable and reassuring. He told me that my case is not all that severe and can be controlled throughout my life. He used [...]
Well I got the results of my biopsy yesterday. The good news is that it was benign. The bad news is that I have Crohn’s Disease. Bummer.
So it’s time to realize I’m not immortal and change my lifestyle. I slipped up with the quitting, so I’m resetting my non-smoking counter. [...]