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tons of parents have children who have ulcerative colitis, and here are stories from parents about this topic and part of life

Desperate but Still Hopeful

My daughter has UC and it seems that she is being treated like a lab rat with all the different treatments that are taking place. Is this normal? She has been prescribed: prednisone, vancomycin, balsalazide, ursodiol, Imuran to name a few. She has gone from a diagnosis of Crohn’s disease to PSC, and just recently has been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis.

My Son’s Story

Intro: I am a mother to 3 wonderful children and I love them with all my heart. My son has suffered with ulcerative colitis since he was 16 and is now 22. We live in Sydney My Son’s Story and His Ulcerative Colitis I have been looking at this site since the beginning of this […]

Son Diagnosed at 14

Hi. My name is Maggie and I’m from NY. I just thought I would share my story regarding my son’s diagnosis at the age of 14. Thanksgiving day 2010 (11/25), was my son’s 14th birthday. Not long after eating Thanksgiving dinner, he started feeling cramps, used the restroom and told me he had diarrhea. I […]

Medication Dilemma

Introduction: Hello everyone My daughter Amy has UC I hope some one reading about this dilemma will be kind enough to write and give my daughter their thoughts on this problem Medication Dilemma My daughter was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis last year and was prescribed Pentassa. She was well and active working full time and […]