When and why did juice become a diet fad? The start of every New Year is exciting, and one of the common resolutions or to-form habits of most people is to drink a glass of juice every day, and lose weight, be fit and healthy. Well, we really appreciate the efforts of these individuals, but […]
Welcome to Crohn’s Disease Warrior Patrol
Matching Crohn’s Disease, Colitis and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (“IBD”) Patient “Warriors” with local hospitalized IBD patients to provide them with comfort, experience, personal patient stories, a hug, a smile, a laugh and an overall cheerful hospital visit to let them know we are in the fight TOGETHER!
About Crohn’s Disease Warrior Patrol
What is the CDWP?
The “Crohn’s Disease Warrior Patrol” (the “CDWP”) is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit tax-exempt Charitable Foundation which focuses on raising global awareness of the potential disabling severity and pervasive nature of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (“IBD”) such as Crohn’s Disease and Ulcerative Colitis.
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At its core, the CDWP is a “Patient Ambassador Program” which MATCHES experienced Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis & IBD patient “Warriors” with Crohn’s, Ulcerative Colitis & IBD “Patients-in-Need” to help them more easily “digest” the potential life changes they face with such a diagnosis and to provide them with some “Tender Loving Care” (“TLC”) due to the unique, multifaceted and almost “personalized” challenges presented by these autoimmune, incurable diseases which are difficult to diagnose and often harder to treat. In that regard, the CDWP is premised on a simple notion, which also drives the global proliferation of Health Care Social Media (HCSM): “Patients helping other Patients is often the Best Medicine.”
Gut and its role in overall well-being We have always referred to the gut as something that helps in making decisions. Yes, we repeatedly mention ‘gut feeling’ when we want to make better decisions or trust a particular person or thing. But does a healthy gut really contribute to good decision-making? Well, it is a […]
Introduction If you are a health-conscious person, then obviously, you consume bone broth regularly or are planning to add it to your routines. No doubt, it is seeking popularity, and for some valid reasons, it deserves recognition and awareness amongst all individuals. It is because it blesses a person with numerous health benefits. It is […]
According to a research article (relating to gut health) published in 2016, when there is a severe imbalance in the gut microbiome, it leads to several health conditions. Initially, the body’s immune system receives a setback, followed by a substantial level of inflammation. This condition is called ‘leaky gut syndrome’ in medical terms. In a […]
What is Leaky Gut Syndrome? In a leaky gut syndrome, holes or cracks appear on your intestinal walls, leading to the flow of toxins in your bloodstream. This results in a hike in inflammation, and your whole body suffers because of it. It is also known as and contributes to intestinal permeability. When an individual […]