Colitiscope: Living With Crohn's Disease and Ulcerative Colitis

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Colitiscope is a perfect way for Crohn's and colitis patients to share with others the daily challenges of living with inflammatory bowel disease. This is a must-read for every IBD patient and their supporters.

More of an adventure story than an encyclopedia, Colitiscope weaves humor with introspection, information with observation. Its tales and insights chronicle many struggles common to IBD sufferers while also covering the symptoms, ...

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Overview

Colitiscope is a perfect way for Crohn's and colitis patients to share with others the daily challenges of living with inflammatory bowel disease. This is a must-read for every IBD patient and their supporters.

More of an adventure story than an encyclopedia, Colitiscope weaves humor with introspection, information with observation. Its tales and insights chronicle many struggles common to IBD sufferers while also covering the symptoms, medications, and procedures from a uniquely entertaining viewpoint.

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What People Are Saying

Carolyn Bloom
As a parent, I have watched and experienced my son's struggles with Crohn's disease, but reading your words gives me a better understanding ... very practical, and all ages will find parts they can identify with. It's a quick read with lots of humor and smiles. (Carolyn Bloom, physical therapist, Lawrence, Kansas)
Jonathan Braun
Charming and earnest ... an openhearted and informative reflection on the experience of living with IBD. (Jonathan Braun, MD, PhD, professor and chair, pathology and laboratory medicine, UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine)
Ken Loving
Should be read by everyone affected by a chronic disease-patients, families, friends and coworkers. It is informative and touching, and best of all, laugh out loud funny. I can't wait to recommend it to friends, family and my patients. (Ken Loving, MD, AAFP, family physician and medical director, Access Community Health Centers, Madison, Wisconsin)
Kevin Hudenko
An invaluable resource for IBD patients and medical professionals. As a surgeon, I found it a humorous and accessible way to gain a patient's perspective on this disease. (Kevin Hudenko, MD, FACS, Albuquerque, New Mexico)
Marit Lysne
This book will help a lot of people not feel so alone and shameful. It's like having a conversation with a close, trusting friend. (Marit Lysne, PsyD, LP, clinical psychologist, Carleton College)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781935388005
  • Publisher: Pfeifer Hamilton Publishers
  • Publication date: 9/1/2009
  • Pages: 194
  • Sales rank: 821,379
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Meet the Author

Andrew Tubesing is an educator, an artist, and an engineer. He was diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease in 2002 and works closely with the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America as a group leader and chapter board member. He lives in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

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