Natacha was recently diagnosed, scared as hell to change her diet, and a self proclaimed nail-polish freak from Canada.
people recently diagnosed with ulcerative colitis
This terrible disease has given me the ability to truly see what I have. Colitis may have taken away some things, but it isn’t permanent, and this knowledge combined with my new ability to appreciate all of the other amazing things that I have going for me is my greatness.
Intro: Hey, everyone! I’m Morgan. I’m currently a freshman in college and I was diagnosed with UC in October of 2013, so about 3 or 4 months ago. I have a mild case, I believe, but am still figuring out all the ‘quirks’ of the condition. Some more about me: I am currently majoring in […]
Frank was recently diagnosed and is starting the process of figuring out what triggers his symptoms to pop back up. He’s doing a pretty good job and his goal is not be taking Lialda as a long term treatment.
Tara was recently diagnosed in November, and strange thing for her is she often wishes she could go to the bathroom more…yeah, sometimes she’s feeling constipated which is unusual for a UC’er.
Ellie was recently diagnosed and has all sorts of questions: is 18 too young to be diagnosed with UC, does it help to give up alcohol, are there any good ideas for eating fast food…to name a few
Meet Mr. Patil: I am Gangadhar Patil having Ulcerative colitis since Aug 2013 and I admitted to Ruby Hall clinic for 5 days and now I am in house taking rest. recently I have colonscopy and biopsy but nothing much serious. but during morning time I used to go to motion 2-3 times but in […]
Meet Sarah: My name is Sarah and I am a 33-year-old Boston native who hates her guts. I was diagnosed with UC in October 2013, but my symptoms began right around the end of July/beginning of August. Blood was the first sign something was wrong, even before frequency, pain and fatigue. I went downhill pretty […]
Introduction: Hi there, I am 20 years old and am from Dubai. I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis about 6 months ago, so it’s all so new to me. I’m a very outgoing person, I love to go out and see things and try things. (No so much food anymore but its alright.) I try […]
Introduction: Well, hello. I am 18 years old and just started my first year of college. A little more than two months ago (the beginning of September), I became really sick . . . and I didn’t get better. I had a colonoscopy in October and not long after, I was diagnosed with UC. So, […]