Monthly Archives: January 2012

Ileostomy Travel: Much Ado About Nothing

Made it through security — no issues whatsoever. Exhale. UPDATE: The flight was easy too. Almost like a normal person. SECOND UPDATE: Trip #2, with bonus full TSA pat-down, discussed here. Advertisements

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Ileostomy Travel: Ready to Fly

I’m getting ready to head to the airport for a business trip to Washington, DC.  It’s my first time flying since the fateful “Shits on a Plane” incident, and I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t nervous.  Not about … Continue reading

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A New Year

Quite a bit has happened since my last real update. I finished my prednisone taper and am now prednisone-free for the first time in eight months. After 16 years of pills and infusions and more pills, I’m now off all … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

I’m long overdue for a post (work has been crazy lately), so my first New Year’s resolution is to write one. Today. I promise.

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