Something personal

For the past year and change, I’ve used this forum to educate and demystify medicine, and to introduce myself as a physician to everyone.   Today is a little different. I have been involved with the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America for the past 5 years. Now I am proud to say my daughter […]

Ice Bucket Challenge

For the past month or so we have all seen ice bucket challenge videos of friends, family and celebrities dumping buckets of ice water on their heads, making donations to ALS foundations, and asking others to do the same.  In addition to giving us some good laughs, the campaign has raised over $70 million.  And […]

Inflammatory Bowel Disease – a real pain in the…

December 1-7 was Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) awareness week.  Though I had not launched this blog until after the week was over, those who know me know how important these illnesses are to me and my family.  I have served on the Medical Advisory Committee to the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) both […]

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