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Strange side symptoms that are possible with ulcerative colitis.

The Days with IBD

Has anyone experienced this morning urgency but then haven’t had an urge to go for the rest of the day? Imuran, is it worth my time to look into? Is the diet just meant to get me to a place where I can survive, my hope is to improve, not just live everyday hoping that […]

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Mucus When Passing Gas

Certain foods give me gas and it feels like eruptions going on in my intestines. It is very painful…Last night, I must have passed gas in my sleep I woke up in the middle of the night with a small wet spot on my bottom and my bed. It was mucus. So humiliating!!!! Anyone else […]

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Natural, Meds, or Both?

Introduction: My name is Miesha and I am a 35 year old educator and counselor who lives in the S.F. Bay area. Diagnosed with UC in 2011. Currently in remission by using SCD diet and lots of supplements! No meds right now ! :) Some more about me: I love to travel and volunteer in […]

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Welcome to the Jungle

Meet Maxie M: I was diagnosed April 2011. First colonoscopy 2011 – Last colonoscopy May 2013 – Since diagnoses In and out of remission frequently. Longest remission has so far been 3 months. Have had 3 different GI’s and most recent GI is not through choice he is the only one in the city I […]

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The Thin Stool Delema

Introduction: My name is Alex, I’m 33, living in/on(?) Long Island New York. Some more about me: Im a 33 year old freshman in college. Symptoms: Currently little/no blood. avg 2-3 Bm a day urgency, but I have a good idea when I’m gonna have to go, and haven’t had an accident in a while. […]

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No matter what, colitis flares don't last forever, don't forget it:)