Re: Adhesions and small bowel obstructions
From: angela (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri Jan 11 06:55:27 2008
At Mon, 24 Dec 2007, Kathy wrote:
>At Wed, 19 Dec 2007, Ms Lee wrote:
>>>Hello, This is my first time to this website.
>>>I am a 28 year old female. I have been suffering with partial bowel
>>>obstructions every 6 months for the last 13 years.
>>Our stories are more similiar than you know! I sail in YOUR boat, I have
>>partials obstructions all the time and surgery is NOT an option. I put
>>up with it for years and it sunk me into major depression as I started
>>making my world real small.
>>One day my internist said she wanted to try something with me. She
>>wanted to go against ALL the advice I was given [no ruffage, no fiber
>>etc]. Now, understand I lived on junk food because it was easy to
>>digest [chips etc and pickie food snacks, pasta etc]. She took away all
>>the bad carbs & pasta/rice, took away red meat and pork, she restricted
>>me to a few things...all part of the test.
>>Do you know it has been 15 months and I have had NO partial
I too suffer with partial bowel obstructions with having 2 major repairs in
may 2007.I cannot digest red meat and constantly constipated.I was just
denied SSD and had to obtain the services from an attorney. My life is
horrible I don't socialize because most of the time I am not feeling well,
and I have exhausted all my finances recently I had to apply to welfare,
food stamps etc.. Because of this disease I have lost my job, social life
and am trying everything not to lose my home. What did you do to be approved