CROHN'S Disease is an ongoing and life-long condition once diagnosed and there is no cure for the disease. It was name after a New York doctor, Burrill Crohn, who reported a number of cases back in 1932. Magician Dynamo is a sufferer and has been pictured with a severely swollen face after having treatment for the condition. What is Crohn's Disease? It is a condition that causes inflammation of the digestive system. The inflammation is the body's reaction to injury or irritation, and can cause redness, swelling and pain. It is often described as a chronic condition and although sufferers will have periods of good health, there are flare-ups where symptoms are more active. It is one of the two main forms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease - the other is a condition known as Ulcerative Colitis. It can be caused by the genes a person has inherited, an abnormal reaction of the immune system and is probably triggered by something in the environment. What are the signs and symptoms of Crohn's … [Read more...] about What is Crohn’s disease, what are the symptoms of Dynamo’s condition, does it cause weight gain and how’s it treated?
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IF YOU’VE witnessed magician Dynamo in action on his tours, chances are you’ll have been dazzled by his magical prowess. But who is Dynamo and how did he get involved with tricks? Who is Dynamo aka Steven Frayne? Dynamo – also known as Steven Frayne – was born on December 17, 1982, in Bradford, West Yorkshire. He shot to fame thanks to his TV show Dynamo: Magician Impossible, which ran from July 2011 to September 2014. One of the first tricks he ever learned was taught to him by his grandad, who showed him how to make it seem like he weighed a large amount, so other kids wouldn’t pick him up. He has gone on to perform stunts on Richard & Judy, Channel 4, in adverts for Pepsi, Nokia and Adidas, and for big charitable shows such as BBC One’s Comic Relief. In 2017, Dynamo was devastated when his pet dog Bunty was left fighting for life after plunging from a third-floor window. After months of operations and treatment, Bunty was nursed back to … [Read more...] about Who is Dynamo aka Steven Frayne, what’s wrong with the magician, what is Crohn’s disease and what’s his net worth?
Dynamo has told how he had to put his career on hold due to his battle with Crohn’s disease. But the 35-year-old magician said a recent trip to a Syrian refugee camp in Lebanon put his health battle into perspective. The stage star has been suffering for the last eight months and was also hospitalised due to a bout of food poisoning. And he has developed arthritis as a side effect of his Crohn’s disease. Appearing on BBC Breakfast yesterday, he described his work with global children’s charity Theirworld to get half a million Syrian refugee children into education. He said: “I wasn’t able to perform much magic because of my illness so it allowed me to go out there and take a bit of time, do something to help other people and really focus my mind on not thinking about my illness. “Being out there really put into perspective what Syrian children and what Syrian families are having to go through. It makes my illness feel like nothing in … [Read more...] about Magician Dynamo puts career on hold to battle Crohn’s disease
Brave magic supremo Dynamo made the headlines this week after revealing his battle with Crohn's disease could spell an end to his career. As reported by the Mirror Online, the magician has described the "toll" his condition has taken on his body, including a two stone weight gain and changes to his appearance due to the medication. Dynamo revealed his illness in a short video, which he said came about after pictures were taken of him which he felt the need to explain. There are people across the Plymouth and wider region who in recent times have revealed their devastating battle with Crohn's disease and their inspiring tales of courage. Here we share their stories to highlight just how strong humans can be can be in the face of adversity. The Plympton mum who overcame Crohn's to create her own business Two extensive surgeries on Hannah Daragon's bowel couldn't keep high-flying Hannah Daragon away from her passion for teaching. But after giving birth to her son - a miracle she didn't … [Read more...] about Inspiring people who haven’t let Crohn’s disease defeat them
X Factor star Lloyd Macey has revealed he lost six stone in weight after being diagnosed with Crohn’s disease. After falling seriously ill with food poisoning during his first year at university, the singer spent months in and out of hospital before he was diagnosed with the incurable bowel disease. Superstar magician Dynamo recently opened up about his struggle with the condition, which left him seriously ill last year. He’s now recovering but admitted last month he’d been diagnosed with arthritis as a result of his illness. After hearing his story, Lloyd, 23, bravely opened up about his own struggle with Crohn’s in an exclusive interview with The Sun Online. Lloyd’s weight dropped dramatically and he admitted waiting to find out what was wrong was one of the most terrifying moments of his life. He explained: “I’d lost so much weight and I’d been so ill after getting food poisoning. “In an effort to diagnose my condition, the … [Read more...] about X Factor’s Lloyd Macey reveals six stone weight loss from Crohn’s disease and praises Dynamo for making his health battle public