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 […]
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: 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 […]
Intro: Hi, my name is Emma. I have ulcerative colitis (left-sided) and was diagnosed in December 2014 after a colonoscopy. I initially thought I’d be able to pop a few pills and get back to normal life, but unfortunately that’s not turned out to be the case. But, I am positive about getting healed with […]
Catherine is doing well with the GAPS diet however she is really wanting to feel 100%, for example, she is always hungry, always looking very skinny and still doesn’t have the symptoms completely under control. Her current struggle is with regards to food allergy testing and an expensive blood test that may help her figure […]
Now that there is alot of blood in toilet i know what to do. I will take bio currcumin tablets, drink water by the bucketful, use pentasa enemas at night, painkillers, water bottles, drink protein shakes, eat soup and fish with veg, rest alot, have no sugar, think positive thoughts and rub my belly until […]
Ben has recently had a colonoscopy after ten years of ulcerative colitis and it came back totally clear, he attributes his success to changes he has recently made. Big congrats to him for sharing and getting on with his life!
Intro: Hi my name is Jazmin, I’m 23 and I live on the wirral in England. My diagnosis is very new to me. I am open to any advice you have for me it would appreciated. Some more background: I love running and rock climbing and also have a passion for cooking and food in […]