Thursday, May 12, 2011

Mazal tov, you're Ashkenazi :( :( :(

"Ethnicity. Although whites have the highest risk of the disease, it can affect any ethnic group. If you're of Ashkenazi Jewish descent, your risk is even higher."

Any delusions that we may have had that our son's Crohn's Disease was not a serious medical condition were pretty much demolished when he told us that oral medication is no longer an effective treatment for him--he must now inject himself every two weeks. :( :( :(


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