My entire personality had changed. I was NEVER happy, never as bright and peppy as I used to be, and I just felt depressed. Still do, sometimes… But now that I have a name for my problem… I have a solution.
Archive | June, 2013
Introduction: My name is Amanda. I will be 27 this year. I have been healthy my entire life and have always eaten freely without consequence. I was diagnosed with mild pancolitis two weeks ago. I had my first colonoscopy three weeks ago. Some more about me: I graduated Arizona State University with a Bachelors of […]
(IF YOU ARE WANTING SOME TIPS ON RELATIONSHIPS, THERE ARE SOME GOOD TIPS TO THINK ABOUT AT THE BOTTOM) In this month’s survey, there were 301 participants who have been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis. There were two participants who answered “no” regarding having ulcerative colitis and their responses have been removed. AND, guess what… 218 […]
Thinking of going to a Holistic Doc. Not sure My Doc is finding what works, seems just going through the motions of prescription meds.
Introduction: I’m about to turn 22 in a week and I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis about 2 days ago. I’m originally from Philadelphia but now live in Utah while going to school at BYU. Some more about me: I used to love to play sports, lift weights and workout. All I did growing up […]
Introduction: I am a 47-years old and was recently told I have colitis from an emergency room doctor. Not yet convinced….I still have to make a follow-up appointment with a GI doc. Some more about me: I am married with one beautiful daughter. I love to read…never go anywhere without a book in tow! I […]
Hummmmmm… what could prednisone, Remicade, Lialda and a ton of other medications for ulcerative colitis really have in common with eachother…????
Introduction: I am a pure vegetarian, do not smoke but do drink alcohol. I have a slim physique and do not have any extra ordinary eating or drinking habits. Some more about me: I am from Delhi and play golf. Symptoms: Currently I have no symptoms. Risk of Cancer After 10 Years of Colitis I […]
I have been attending the hospital for the last thirteen years or so with colitis, so know all about the ups and downs of it. I’m from Ireland(Dublin)
Do you have UC? How about this…Have you ever had, have, or want to have a relationship??? It’s survey time, and the 2013 relationship survey just got started, it will run through June 25th!
All in all, I know I made the right decision. I am 2 months out of my last surgery and feel great. Sure, some days I’m in pain from adhesions or butt burn, but absolutely none of this compares to the hell I was living in with UC.
Introduction: 44 year old father of three (22, 18 and 13 years of age) and husband to a great wife that has done more than her share to help me through this ordeal. Some more about me: I live in a small town in central Ohio. I love to play basketball, take fishing and hunting […]
I was diagnosed right after I was married, so I fall back on the “in good health and bad health” thing. We’ve been married over 5 years now. BUT, I’m guessing there would have been some tuff days deciding how to approach the subject of my UC had I been diagnosed before being married and […]