Biologics vs. Biosimilars – Provincial Government policy changes forcing stable patients onto Biosimilars

Policy changes to Provincial Government across Canada, specifically B.C. are forcing stable patients off biologic medications and onto a biosimilar. As a patient who has been on a biologic medication since 2013 with success, I think it is illogical, unethical and blatantly wrong to force patients currently stable onto a new medication for non-medical reasons. … More Biologics vs. Biosimilars – Provincial Government policy changes forcing stable patients onto Biosimilars

Health Update November 2018 – Celebrating One Year Post-Surgery: My greatest strength is also my biggest weakness

Health Update November 2018 – Celebrating One Year Post-Surgery: My greatest strength is also my biggest weakness … More Health Update November 2018 – Celebrating One Year Post-Surgery: My greatest strength is also my biggest weakness

When it Sucks, Smile

Since being diagnosed with Crohn’s Disease in 2009, my life has drastically changed. A sobering wake up call at 17 years old when I had to come to terms with a diagnosis of an incurable, chronic disease that I had never heard of before. I refused to admit I had a debilitating condition. I tried … More When it Sucks, Smile