Ashley’s having a really hard time explaining UC to other people including her family members. These others just don’t seem to understand what its all about. What’s your solution to talking with others about UC?
user submitted stories about what it is like living with ulcerative colitis
Is there a relationship between bone loss and having ulcerative colitis, or is there something else going on?
Mary feels pretty strongly that a slight change to her sleeping position made a big difference in getting past colitis symptoms. Even her doctors were shocked. What do you think? Could there be something to it?
Andrew is relatively new to UC, and he’s wondering how often he should have a colonoscopy and if/why he should maybe avoid all western medications to treat his colitis. Check out the story and answers
David is concerned with his health, his bowel movements, even his diagnosis, and he’s wondering when his medications will take effect and when and if he should really focus on diet changes too.
Zev’s a lawyer, a family man, a Colitis survivor, and he’s also dealing with something other UC’ers may have that he has some questions on. Who’s got the inside info on PSC?
Jim Miller, businessman AND family mam from outside London gets into the details for why he doesn’t want to spend up to 20 times on the toilet a day losing blood, crippled by pain, and driven to tears. And all the other thoughts going through his head right now.
Living in NorCal allows me to be very active: Golf, Running, Tennis, Hiking/Camping, etc. Over the past 5 years I have developed a passion for cycling and worked my way through the ranks on the local racing circuit.
Mee Mee is going on 20 years of having UC and is trying to figure out how to get a nice remission period. But, there’s most certainly some new treatments to try.
Intro: Hi, I’m Jen and I was diagnosed with UC when I was 4 years old. I’m now a senior in high school and kind of freaking out about dealing with college and my UC. I am having a colonoscopy this month to check in and make sure my medication is still working. Some more […]