Name: Jillian or blue_cassandra
Age (if you want): 20
Career: Currently undergrad at Goucher in Towson
Hobbies: Reading, writing
Interesting fact about you: I took karate for eight years, I'm engaged to my best friend and I also have endometerosis.
Date of Diagnosis: I'd known something was up but when a doctor actually used the phrase IBS was late November of 2006.
IBS-C/IBS-D/IBS-A?: I'm not sure what the different types mean (I'm really new to this.)
Main Symptoms: Painful stomachaches and BM's
Medication (You're on or tried): I'm on a generic brand and the name escapes me at the moment (I'm at work) but when I get home, I can update this.
Any secret tricks that make you feel better?: My fiance gives me amazing belly and foot rubs.
I'm so glad that there are places like this. I usually gross people out when I try to explain this.