Books and Reviews
Crawl Into Bed Books
Have you ever been stuck at home not feeling well and discovered you had nothing to read? See this list of suggested reading for the next time you want to relax with a good book.
Book Review: IBD: A Guide for Patients and Their Families
Review of this all-around basic resource for people who have IBD.
Book Review: Coping With Crohn's Disease
A review of "Coping With Crohn's Disease," which is a resource for dealing with the emotional side of living with Crohn's disease.
Book Review: Freedom from Digestive Distress
Freedom from Digestive Distress is a book that delves into the home treatments and alternative therapies for IBS, heartburn, diarrhea, gas, and constipation.
If you're reading this, you probably spend a fair amount of time staring at the walls in the smallest room in the house. I also bet that, even though you might not want to admit it in polite company, you often bring a book or magazine with you. Here are my top pics for the best bathroom reading. By the way...you might want to pass on buying any...
Book Review: My Health Record
'My Health Record,' is a book created to organize information about your health care records. Read my review of this book to find out if it's for you.
Book Review: Check Your Pride At The Door
A school psychologist and IBD patient gives advice on coping with IBD.
101 Fabulous Dairy-Free Desserts
A is a collection of recipes invented by Annette Pia-Hall, whose husband is lactose intolerant.
Don't Die of Embarrassment: Life After Colostomy and Other A
Review of the book written by Barbara Berrie (Brooke Shields' mom on Suddenly Susan).
It Takes More Than Guts
"It Takes More Than Guts" is a very personal story of living with ulcerative colitis and j-pouch surgery written by by Phillip Van Hooser. Van Hooser is a keynote speaker and leadership trainer who was diagnosed with UC in 1999. You can read exerpts from his book and view excerpts from his interview DVD on his site.
The Culinary Couple's Creative Colitis Cookbook
The book is written by a married couple, both chefs, one of which has Ulcerative Colitis. The book contains 100 easily prepared dishes that fit the low residue diet for IBD.
Yes We Can! Advice on Traveling With an Ostomy...
A short review of this book by Oncolink.
Freedom from Digestive Distress
A review of the book, Freedom from Digestive Distress, written by Dr. Gary L. Gitnick.