Travelling with IBD- Tips to make the journey smoother I

I haven’t written much, life has been hectic, and, I was visiting my family in ze fatherland. I have been back and forth between Europe and the US since 2004, and I have traveled extensively within the US.  Here are a few things picked up along the way. The Planning phase: Talk to your doctor: No matter how well you may feel, no matter how great your blood work looks like, make sure your doctor is on board (pardon theRead more

My Life on Hold

Dear Medical Facilities around the World: Change your background music when you place people on hold. I know that at some point some study was done that classical music supposedly calms people and changes their mood for the better, but you know what? It’s not true. Here are the most played classical pieces when you are put on hold on the phone, based on my experience: 1) Mozart- Eine kleine Nachtmusik, most often the third movement. 2) Strauss (junior andRead more