Intro: Having UC since 2004, about 11 years. My FB id is Connie Madahar. I can also be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org, in case anyone may have any questions abut my struggle with the Ulcerative Colitis. Some more background: I am a retired legal professional, female, 66 years of age, on Disability (SSI) as I could […]
the specific carbohydrate diet is something that changes how you eat food, by changing what you decide to eat.
Woah man! It has been quite some time since I gave my IBD family a full on update on how my life has been going. I think part of the reason is this year has been so solid for me and my health that I have been busy doing “normal” people stuff like working my […]
I’ve recently reached my five year anniversary of Ulcerative Colitis (yay?) Still currently have a colon, although it’s been a very bumpy ride! My doctor has begun pushing the surgery so I’m currently exploring all options before making a decision. Some more details: I work in higher ed marketing and am an active kickball and […]
Sophie has quit smoking 7 years ago, but has recently started smoking cigarettes again to see if they will also help her gain some control of her ulcerative colitis symptoms. She previously read some of the smoking related stories here on iHaveUC and so far she appears to be…
First patient in India to receive fecal transplants or FMT with his doctor and having great results so far. Read up more on Manas’s story to learn the details of his previous and current life with ulcerative colitis.
I was diagnosed with UC a couple of years ago and have been working through all the information to see what may work and what might not to control the symptoms. I want to share some recent information with the group in hopes that it can help someone else.
Hey UC’ers, Super big thanks to one of the site’s user’s down in Australia. I just received this email, and I am really hoping he follows up with how things turn out. How about you??? Here’s the message that dropped in my inbox yesterday: Hey Adam, I didn’t want to add as another story but […]
Intro: I’m a 43 year old hispanic woman. I am married and have 3 children ages 20, 15 & 13. I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 4 years ago. Frustrated with doctors I went on my own to figure things out. As a result I began to study nutrition and I’m currently working as a […]
My end of January, 2015 colonoscopy came back completely clear of UC. I contribute this to Bev’s probiotics, the SCD diet, stress reduction, Lialda, and Rowasa enemas. My doctor found this remarkable since 15 months prior I had disease up to 35 centimeters, left side.
Meet Robert: 51 year old male diagnosed with U.C. Married, two kids. I am not a medical doctor but have studied much over the years about health and nutrition. I am frustrated in general about how most doctors do not spend time connecting sickness and poor nutrition. Instead they see medicine as the answer. I […]