Patient Leader

"Tackling Mommyhood One Flare Up & Tantrum At A Time!"-Crazy Creole Mommy Chronicles. Brooke Abbott is a single mother patient advocate living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ankylosing Spondylitis & a Jpouch. On her blog, The Crazy Creole Mommy Chronicles, she blogs about living an active life as a mom & baseball coach with the disease. She is also a policy advocate, working with non profits like the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation on pieces of legislation related to Inflammatory Bowel Disease.


Sherman Oaks, CA


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Brooke was diagnosed with UC in 2008, became a Mom in 2009, a single Mom in 2011, lost her Colin in 2012. That's when she was reborn as a advocate and activist. Bringing awareness to NON patients and RESOURSES to IBD Patients. Through her blog & social media she enlightens, encourages & brings laughs, all the while battling her own health issues  — Valerie


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