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Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation, Awareness Week & Being a Minority with IBD

I'm super excited to stand with Tina, of Own Your Crohn's, on behalf of minorities across the nation for the new Crohn's and Colitis awareness campaign created by the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America. I highly encourage you to check out this initiative. I love it. By going to the site: ... READ the POST

10 IBD Advocates & Resources: Awareness Week

Hello beautiful people! Welcome back to IBD Awareness Week with More Spoons! As promised, day 2 of IBD Awareness Week, I will be sharing your "Go To" IBD Advocates and blogs. - Before we get into that, let's recap Day 1 shall we? To kick off IBD Awareness Week many different things went ... READ the POST

My top 10 Inflammatory Bowel Disease advocates and resources.

IBD AWARENESS WEEK

Hello beautiful people! & HAPPY IBD AWARENESS WEEK! This is the time for patients, bloggers, advocates, SURVIVORS to raise awareness for IBD and in turn, prayerfully, raise funds for research and cures! Welcome to my workspace. I am a little-a lot behind finalizing my plans for the week as ... READ the POST

Kicking off Inflammatory Bowel Disease Awareness Week on MoreSpoons.com

Ostomy Resources: Getting The Supplies You Need

Many of you already know my story. Diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in 2010, failed treatments and things in between, had my large intestines removed at the end of 2014, temporary Ostomy from Dec 2014 - Mid 2015. If you want to know more about my story click here Moving forward, if you've ever ... READ the POST

Managing My Health With IBD Health Storylines!

I was asked to do a review of the IBD Health Storylines app. You can get this app for free by clicking here.  ** This is a paid sponsored post brought to you by Self Care Mvmt** Overview So I've been using the app for about a week now and first I would like to say I am just so happy there is an ... READ the POST

What They're Saying

"Shawn. I see what you're doing in the IBD community. You're doing phenomenal things! Prayers for your personal journey as well as I know it can't be easy."

Felicia Robertson, MD June 23 2017
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"Shawn. I see what you're doing in the IBD community. You're doing phenomenal things! Prayers for your personal journey as well as I know it can't be easy." Felicia Robertson, MD June 23 2017

"You're the best! So glad you joined (the Patient Advisory Council of ImproveCareNow) and I hope we can get to know eachother better! Looking at your blog girl it's amazing. You're a beautiful writer and fighter."

 

Natalie B, PAC ImproveCareNow, April 29 2017
2017-09-08T14:21:19-04:00
"You're the best! So glad you joined (the Patient Advisory Council of ImproveCareNow) and I hope we can get to know eachother better! Looking at your blog girl it's amazing. You're a beautiful writer and fighter."   Natalie B, PAC ImproveCareNow, April 29 2017

"Chronically Strong is an absolutely beautiful blog filled with information about Ulcerative Colitis, Chronic Bowel Disease and Mental Health just to name a few. (Shawntel) has excellent healthy eating tips as well as a focus on overall wellness and nutrition, and recipes."

Leanne, Blogger, Aug. 2 2017
2017-09-08T14:26:29-04:00
"Chronically Strong is an absolutely beautiful blog filled with information about Ulcerative Colitis, Chronic Bowel Disease and Mental Health just to name a few. (Shawntel) has excellent healthy eating tips as well as a focus on overall wellness and nutrition, and recipes." Leanne, Blogger, Aug. 2 2017

" I've never found you to be anything but inspiring. Your honesty is refreshing and I like when people keep it real. Makes me feel it's ok to be human."

 

Sara R, Sep. 12 2017
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" I've never found you to be anything but inspiring. Your honesty is refreshing and I like when people keep it real. Makes me feel it's ok to be human."   Sara R, Sep. 12 2017

Though mostly about IBD, this blog covers a wide array of issues.  Shawn covers complex issues, like how her identity as an African American intersects with her IBD.  I am taken aback by the depth of each post! Whether you’re a blogger or an IBDer, her posts are sure to offer tons of inspiration.

 

Collin, Jan. 9, 2019
2019-01-09T22:11:58-04:00
Though mostly about IBD, this blog covers a wide array of issues.  Shawn covers complex issues, like how her identity as an African American intersects with her IBD.  I am taken aback by the depth of each post! Whether you’re a blogger or an IBDer, her posts are sure to offer tons of inspiration.   Collin, Jan. 9, 2019