Ulcerative Colitis Tips


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Archive | May, 2011

Ulcerative Colitis and SAPHO Syndrome

Ulcerative Colitis and SAPHO Syndrome

Written by Kayleigh from Ireland: I have Ulcerative Colitis, but it is part of a larger condition called SAPHO Syndrome, a rare autoimmune disease that means I also have severe arthritis with my UC. Imagine trying to run to the bathroom during a UC flare 20 times a day but not being able to move […]

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Stress and Ulcerative Colitis

Stress and Ulcerative Colitis

As some of you know, I have ulcerative colitis, and I also just completed an extended vacation.  It has been just over two years since my wife and I left town for more than a few days, so needless to say we were super happy to be getting away from it all. Now that our […]

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Hives

Had my remicade yesterday afternoon…and tonight I have pretty bad hives on my legs and some labored breathing, anyone else been there? I just took 2 benedryl hopefully it will take the itch and swelling down…and make me sleepy so I don’t scratch my legs off ….any comments or stories wld be awesome! Hope everyone […]

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World IBD Day

Today is World IBD Day. In other words it is is World Inflammatory Bowel Disease Day. A day to try and raise awareness of the prevelance of Crohn’s and ulcerative colitis. Also an opportunity for people living with these diseases to talk openly about life with Crohn’s or ulcerative colitis. And even more importantly it […]

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SCD and Pregnancy

  Hi, I have been on the Scd diet for about a year now and it’s been going great. I just found out now that I am pregnant…. which is nice news. I was just wondering if anyone has done the Specific Carbohydrate diet while being pregnant and if they have any advice for me. […]

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Humira Hair Loss

I had a mild flare about 2 1/2 years ago and was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis. Was on Lialda. Had an allergic reaction. Had many mild flares while on this medication. Was then put on steroids. After a few months of steroids, was not on any medication. This year in January I had a severe […]

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Similar Peas in a Pod?

I’m 28 and just returned home from a 3 night stint in the hospital for my UC. I lost way too much blood, and so, was the recipient of two blood transfusions. I began Imuran a few days ago and am on prednisone for a taper that will hopefully get me thru until the Imuran […]

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