Media release

It is nice to talk about healthy lifestyle and toned physiques but such words have no meaning unless they reflect the reality. Our lives have been influenced by an illness but at the same time, the pain gives us the strength to live and take action. We must talk about it because it is only through sharing our experiences that we can help those who are still at the starting point. We could just keep it to ourselves but we have decided to provide help. Do you wonder how important health really is? We often realise its value only after it begins to deteriorate. How much influence do the intestines have on the condition of our entire body? We know a lot about it – and that is why we talk about it.

Fakt – ”I’m not losing my appetite for life”
November 2, 2017

Fakt - ”I’m not losing my appetite for life”

Diarrhoea, stomach pains, tympanites, massive weight loss and as many as 11 surgeries. These are some of the symptoms caused by Crohn’s disease. Anna Domagała told us about her fight for health and clinical nutrition that saved her life.
TVP – ”A chance to live”
March 27, 2017

TVP – ”A chance to live”

Biopharmaceuticals can help most of the patients. Unfortunately, their high price makes them available only for the select few. Many patients receive this treatment only when the disease is already at its advanced stage and that is too late. Biosimilars give a chance to raise the availability of such medicines. Marek Lichota – chairperson of “Appetite for Life” Association – told us about his fight.
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Polskie Radio – ”They’ve got appetite for life despite their health  problems”
January 19, 2017

Polskie Radio – ”They’ve got appetite for life despite their health problems”

Patients with digestive system insufficiency may feel excluded from the society. Even though poor health can often make it impossible to have an optimistic outlook on life, The Association “Appetite for Life” is trying to show that patients can take control of their lives in spite of the difficulties. Our guests today are Marek Lichota – the chairperson of The Association “Appetite for Life” and Marcin Folwarski – a surgeon who is also a specialist in home artificial nutrition.
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Pytanie na Śniadanie – “Magda Sobieska’s Appetite”
November 3, 2016

Pytanie na Śniadanie – “Magda Sobieska’s Appetite”

Magda Sobieska shared the story of her life with parenteral nutrition in our studio. She came here together with “Stefan” – as she calls an infusion pump that allows her to work, go out and travel. Magda is suffering from the Crohn’s disease.
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