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Ulcerative Colitis patients in the middle of flares

More Poison? Or “the bag”?

Intro: Nothing but negative emotions as I lay in a hospital bed (with solumedrol injections every 6 hrs into my IV)for the 5th time in 18 years fighting this disease. I am at my lowest. I am weak from not eating, crying uncontrollably and seeing nothing but bright red blood all day. Some more about […]

Homemade Juices and UC Proctitis

Intro: My name is Wendy, 59 years old, and currently very frustrated with the re-emergence of colitis symptoms just as I thought I had my life sorted and I could start doing things I enjoy, like traveling overseas and getting more involved in community projects and causes. Some more about me: I have had UC […]

So Long Colon

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.

Surgery for a Young, Active Guy?

Meet Jake, he’s a 27 year old, full of life guy, just getting things really moving in the professional world, and all about the outdoors. One of his biggest challenges at the moment is that UC is trying to slow his life down. But it sure doesn’t seem like he’s going to let that happen.