Intro: I am a 38 year old woman with UC since about 2007. It’s been quite the ugly experience except for when I was pregnant. ALL of my symptoms went away during that time. Unfortunately, being pregnant for my whole life is not a great treatment option (Haha! We have to make light of a […]
Below are the complete list of stories that have been submitted by users of the website. They are mostly written by ulcerative colitis patients (UC’ers), but there are also some stories from parents, family, and friends of UC folks too. Some stories are about the initial diagnosis while others are about hard and sometimes happy times that follow after you know for sure you have UC.
Intro: My name is TJ, I am 24 years old and recently finished my masters program in education. I hope to find a job soon as a special education teacher. My passion is to help children with disabilities reach their full potential and live life to the fullest. This passion is very personal to me […]
Dear UC’ers and Family and Friends of the UC’ers of the world. A big weekend what’s up to you all. And a big thank you to all the mommies out there who have a son or daughter with UC. What do you guys do when you need to meet someone in 45 minutes, and you’re […]
Intro: I am a 41 year old father of a four year old from New York City. The last flare up I had before my current one, was just before she was born. Ironically, now that her brother is on the way, I am suffering yet another flare. I was diagnosed with moderate UC when […]
It has been six years and seven months or about 2,500 days since I’ve been living life after a doctor told me I have ulcerative colitis. But much more important than that basic fact, is that right now is the happiest I’ve been maybe in all my life, and if you are feeling the same, […]
Hi guys, my name is Dean and I am 21. I’ve had UC now since February so still all new to me. I’ve been through a lot so far but hoping to find recovery at some stage. I enjoy sports, like soccer. Love swimming I’m from a small country called Ireland :) I am an […]
Intro: I am a “healthy” 23 year old woman. I am a fully time nanny and full time student. I love eating healthy and focusing holistic based health approaches. Some more about Andrea: I am from the New Hampshire, moved to Massachusetts last year but miss my home state. When I am feeling well I […]
Meet Kayla D: My name is Kayla. My twitter name is Kaylamariadoran if anyone would like to get in touch! I am 20 years old and just got diagnosed this month. Some more details: I am from Pennsylvania. I am a college student going for business marketing. I love animals and cars. I also love […]
Mirza is struggling to get the UC symptoms under control and willing to make some treatment changes to achieve the goal of remission. Check out where she’s at and what she is thinking in her recent post.
Intro: Hello all. I am i have been diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis x 22 years, as I was just 15 years when initially diagnosed with inflammatory bowel disease. The past 7 years my disease has remained very active. I have been on several doses of prednisone and biologics. Some more background about Rachel: I have […]