Archive | Wives

Wives who have shared their story about their husbands colitis. Although these stories are submitted by website users who do not have UC themselves, you are always welcomed to write any questions in the comments sections below the stories if you have follow up questions you’d like answered.

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Husband Just Diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis

Hi I am delighted to have come across this site. My husband has just been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in the last few weeks. He started having diarrhea and bleeding from February. He went to his GP doctor and a colonoscopy was organized. We had to wait a few weeks for the scope, during this […]

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Sarcoidosis and Colitis Warrior

A determined wife who’s looking for and going to find out the connection between immune diseases. Her husband has been diagnosed with 2 (ulcerative colitis and also sarcoidosis) a she’s determined to figure out the best way to move forward and allow for him to continue on with a great life.

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20 Years Living with UC in My Life

Intro: I am the wife of a 68 year old man who has had UC off and on for the past 20 years. I have never shared my personal life with anyone before, but after reading many of your posts I feel like I need to share my story. 20 Years Living with UC in […]

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Overwhelmed Worried Wife

Intro: Happily married to an amazing man with UC. We have four beautiful daughters together & I no longer know how to cook for my family =) Overwhelmed Worried Wife My husband had UC prior to our getting together, we thought he was healed. I had no idea it could go into remission, it has […]

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Worried Wife

Introduction: I am 37 and married with 3 children. My Husband has UC and I am interested in finding out more about the emotional side of UC. Some more about me: I am a teacher in Australia. My husband and I have 3 children. Our youngest has type 1 diabetes which makes our life extra […]

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New Diagnonis; Typical Symptoms and SCD Diet

Introduction: My husband, age 43, was recently diagnosed with UC, in July of 2013. We live in Florida and have a 10 year old son. I tend to eat a fairly healthy diet and exercise regularly, however, my husband is and has always been inclined toward eating “junk,” and has a great fondness for food, […]

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Blood Pressure Medications and UC

Introduction: Hi I am the wife of a 59 year old recently diagnosed UC sufferer. This person had no symptoms prior to having BP medications changed to a Generic Drug. However, he had developed an itcy shin rash under the skin on his face and GP was trying to cure with antibiotics, for approx 2 […]

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Where Is My Happy Husband?

Where Is My Happy Husband?

Introduction to Mrs. Huds: I’m Mrs. Huds and my husband of 8 years has been diagnosed with UC for at least the last 4. Our 5 year old only knows a sick daddy. What Led Me to Believe Something Was Wrong? His tummy was ALWAYS hard. For most people, that’s a good thing. It was […]

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