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Julie Marie Palumbo commented on the post, Too Sick to be Social 16 hours, 46 minutes ago

I feel you, girlfriend!! Conserving energy and deciding where to put it is one of the consequences of CD that not many people talk about. You have to do the things that pay the bills (aka work) but then that leaves you with little energy to do the things you actually enjoy (and deserve to bring you joy!) which puts us on a vicious cycle of being…

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Julie Marie Palumbo commented on the post, Positive Mindset 17 hours, 36 minutes ago

I firmly believe that our attitude is what makes the difference between LIVING with Crohn’s and SUFFERING with Crohn’s. We cannot control the fact that we have a life-long disease, but we can control the way we handle it and our attitude. I think the only true “cure” for this disease lies in how we cope on a daily basis.

Thank you so much for…

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Julie Marie Palumbo commented on the post, Last Sentences 3 days, 8 hours ago

I love your message in that it is “how” we react that matters. I firmly believe that if you cannot change it, change your attitude and that is precisely the case with this disease. While we cannot change it, cure it, or absolve it, we can change our attitude to embrace what we have and deal with it in the most positive way possible.

Thank you…

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Shawn Bethea commented on the post, My Favorite Day 4 days, 2 hours ago

Thank you so much friend! I try to keep a positive outlook *for the most part* haha. As we both know, it can be a bit challenging at times. I really appreciate your support! xxx – Shawn, Team Member

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Shawn Bethea commented on the post, My Favorite Day 4 days, 2 hours ago

Aw thank you girl. That really means a lot to me. Sometimes I feel like I’m talking to myself when sharing things like this so it’s good to see it resonating with others xxx 🙂 – Shawn, Team Member