Tag Archives: eosinophilic esophagitis

Worth a Shot?

A appointment with the allergist, and an interesting possibility on the horizon. Continue reading

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Waiting for Next

The perils of gratitude? Continue reading

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What Does EoE Feel Like?

Trying to answer the question for the mom of a young child with eosinophilic esophagitis. Will you please add your own experiences to the comments? Continue reading

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The Scope Report

Results from yesterday’s scope. I’m not just reactive… I’m turbocharged!. Continue reading

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Day 54: Life’s Little Ironies

Reflecting on some unintended consequences of the elimination diet. And feeling kind of blue. Continue reading

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Bull by the Horns (No Bull!)

A strange new symptom has Eos Girl wondering what’s going on. Continue reading

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Six Take-Aways from #EOS11 (Or, Maybe Good Enough is Good Enough)

What EosGirl learned at a very busy day spent at the Eos Connection Patient Education Conference, sponsored by the Amereican Partnership for Eosinophilic Disorders (APFED). Continue reading

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Eavesdropping: #DDW11

Maybe I’m weird, but I’ve been eavesdropping these last few days on Digestive Diseases Week 2011, billed as “the world’s largest gathering of physicians and researchers in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy and gastrointestinal surgery.”  And I’ve been doing … Continue reading

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Milestone Moments

A spring walk gives rise to reflections about the weird milestones of life with a chronic condition. Continue reading

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Are You a Patient or a Consumer?

Are patients consumers? It’s a concerning paradigm, especially for those of us with uncommon diseases. Continue reading

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