Crohns disease and dating
Your story is great, and I hope to find my kind and caring partner soon!You’re a great couple, and I can only hope to find someone as kind and caring and understanding, because that’s something we face, judgements by people who just don’t understand the disease, or take time to learn about the disease.She made extra trips to the bathroom, and that was it. We lived together like any super-in-love couple would.The bathroom side of the relationship never really got in the way, and I was actually surprised at how little I noticed it.I don’t think it is the end-all-be-all to this disease, but I can say that when Ali is sick, any additional So what does this mean for you, the diseaseless person trying to figure out how to deal with or help someone with Crohn’s? She is one of the most inspirational humans I have ever met, and she amazes me every day.I would never trade a single bad day with her for a great day with someone else, because it is her tenacity and ability to overcome challenges that inspires me to be a better man.Today’s Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week post comes to you from Brian, my caterer turned boyfriend turned husband.I asked him if he’d be willing to share what Crohn’s disease is like from his side — because as much as this is my disease, he shares the pain, struggles, and triumphs in his own way.
Part of me was shocked by the symptoms of the disease, and the other part of me was confused as to how I had never heard of it before.It the first time I had heard about Crohn’s, so the only thing I knew about it was that this super hot chick we were about to cast had it.As the production went on, I got to know Ali better and learned a little more about her disease.Things that seem small to you, the supporter — like a hug — can turn an entire day around for your sick loved one. God put you two together – and the reason why is so obvious. I truly enjoy catching up (no-stalker, I swear) and learning from your incredible journey. I have long told my husband, family etc that this disease is far harder on them than me (most of the time) because I know how I feel minute to minute but unless I spend all day telling them (and I DO NOT) they really don’t know and can only guess/worry.The love between you is very special – do not EVER take that for granted! I loved this so much (and am crying at my desk work). I’ve been a long time reader and this brought me to tears. Good guy there Ali – you two are so amazing together.