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Newly diagnosed with CD , feeling devastated 😢😢


Sun, August 05, 2018 8:21 PM

Hi everyone I have just been diagnosed with CD and I really don’t know how to mentally cope up with it , I have been crying since last 24 hrs 😢 

FPO Ambreen
Joined Aug 5, 2018

Fri, August 10, 2018 2:50 AM

Reply posted for Ambreen .

Hi I’m so sorry. I know how it feels. Remember ppl will help you. If you have any questions I can definitely try to give you answers. I just joined this community. I’ve been using reddit. It’s been nice talking to ppl with the same thing going on. How old are you? I really wish you the best! 

FPO Pgschwrtz24
Joined Aug 10, 2018

Tue, August 07, 2018 11:17 AM

Reply posted for Ambreen .

You have to join a support group.  Read all you can and educate yourself on tour disease.  See a counsellor if you need to.  You cannot change your diagnosis but you can be proactive in managing it and living the best life you can.  You got this!

FPO Figuringitout
Joined Aug 7, 2018

Tue, August 07, 2018 10:25 AM

Reply posted for Ambreen .

Big hugs stay strong one day at a time.

FPO Pamela Girlfish
Joined Aug 7, 2018

Mon, August 06, 2018 9:49 AM

Reply posted for Ambreen .

You are entitled to a good cry, but then you need to take charge and find a treatment that works for you.  Read up as much as you can.  Work with your doctor to find a Med or meds that works for you.  Some people change their diet, reduce stress, exercise.  If you read these boards you’ll see that there are a lot of different meds available and some work on some people and not others.  Sometimes it goes into remission for no apparent reason.  If your doc puts you on a Med that isn’t working don’t be afraid to change.

FPO charbs
Joined Oct 31, 2016

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