Entries by sam

I had my pre op!

This week I had my pre op assessment for my upcoming surgery. Pre ops are for when you’re having a general anaesthetic, you have a hospital appointment with a nurse to check if you’re fit enough for surgery. They check your height, weight and blood pressure, take blood and either take swabs to check for MRSA […]

Supporting Someone With IBD: A Guide For Friends and Family

“Finding out that someone you care about has Crohn’s or Colitis is a shock. You might be feeling anxious about what comes next and how their life will be affected. Things will change – but the support of friends and family can make a huge difference in helping them live well with their condition.” Crohn’s […]