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Who we are?

The Intestinal Failure Patients Association “Appetite for Life” (‘Apetyt na Życie”) is a polish countrywide organisation uniting patients who suffer from digestive system diseases, particularly those dependent from enteral and parenteral nutrition and inflammatory bowel disease.

Our stories

Piotruś Krajewski

Piotruś Krajewski

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
Piotruś is the third and youngest of my sons. We were overjoyed when he was born. We...
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Marcin Duś

Marcin Duś

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
I’m Marcin. I’m 37 years old and I’ve been struggling with Crohn’s disease ever since I was...
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Daria Bucka

Daria Bucka

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
Daria was born prematurely by caesarean section because of a large ovarian cyst that couldn’t be removed....
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Anna Domagała

Anna Domagała

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
I’ve been receiving parenteral nutrition for over 4 years. It all started when I had to undergo...
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Jakub Rafalski

Jakub Rafalski

Type of nutrition dojelitowe
I’ve been suffering from spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) since I was born. In 2010, the weakening of...
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Anna Chachaj

Anna Chachaj

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
When I first heard from my doctor about the parenteral feeding, he told me that I would...
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Magda Sobieska

Magda Sobieska

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
It is likely that I have had the Crohn’s disease ever since I was a child but...
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Marcin Kępiński

Marcin Kępiński

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
My name is Marcin and I am 26 years old. My adventure with the “friendly” Crohn’s disease...
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Maja Brodowicz

Maja Brodowicz

Type of nutrition pozajelitowe
On a certain winter day in January 2012, I went to a hospital in order to undergo...
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Emilka Kowalik

Emilka Kowalik

Type of nutrition dojelitowe
We had learned of the fact that we were going to become parents in less than two...
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Looking for support?

Do you have problems with your bowels?
Are you looking for support? Do you want to know how to enjoy your life despite of a PEG, feeding tube, central venous catheter and many hours of infusion administration?
Do you have an inflammatory bowel disease and a need for some positive energy and knowledge from other IBD patients?
Do you live in a country without any support groups for people with digestive system insufficiency?
Join us! Together we will try help you!

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Last news

August 8, 2018

HOME ARTIFICIAL NUTRITION PATIENTS MEETING & CONFERENCE

April 21, 2017

April-A meeting in the MoH

March 7, 2017

Simply Active gala

January 12, 2017

A meeting in the Sejm

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