Moniqua Demetrious: Beautifully Made- Inside & Out

Patient Leader

I use to work for a fashion stylist company for 2 and half years but than my UC started to get serve and due to failing medications after medications I had to leave and focus on my health. And that’s how the birth of my passion for advocacy happened.

Location

Fort Lee, NJ

Finalist

Rookie of the Year

Just to give you a little about myself, I have been suffering with chronic ulcerative colitis for 9 years. After, exhausting all FDA approved medications, I had no choice but to have my 2 of 3 surgeries removing my colon/rectum & creating a j pouch. Last surgery Aug.9th aka no more ostomy bag. This journey has made me so passionate with advocating  — Moniqua

Moniqua Demetrious: Beautifully Made- Inside & Out

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