Kristen is a former Santa Barbara Fun in the Sun girl, now trying her hardest to get her colitis under control. Starting out with changing her diet even though her Mayo Clinic doctors don’t seem to believe in it. She might be onto something!
the specific carbohydrate diet is something that changes how you eat food, by changing what you decide to eat.
Joan is not wanting to get into hardcore medications like Remicade to treat her UC but is deciding to go down the familiar path of treating her colitis with diet and supplements. FIND OUT where she’s at and what questions she has.
The SCD works. Just knowing what is good and bad is a huge tool. Whether or not you follow all the recipes it is invaluable to be able to read the ingredients of the food you buy and eat to tell whether or not it will hurt you.
I’ve had ulcerative colitis for 25 years, and “even though my symptoms are general pretty mild now, I would love to be symptom free. I am starting the Specific Carbohydrate Diet to see if it helps.
Graham (the olive oil expert of the colitis world) shares some of his latest findings in how this is helping colitis and may help you as well.
Darlene sent me an email in response to the “welcome to 2014″ email message that everyone on the free newsletter received. What was amazing and interesting to me was how she mentioned a few things which I’d never heard of before. AND… This treatment is working for her. Way cool right. (I guess sometimes I […]
My name is Erin and I live in New England. I was diagnosed with UC in early November, 2013. Hoping to manage the UC using the Specific Carbohydrate Diet! Some more about me: I’m married with three kids. If I could be doing anything in the world right now, I’d be reading a good book […]
Intro: 57 year old female diagnosed with mild case of UC in 1996, have had regular colonoscopies for the last 10 years, every 1 to 3 years that always show some minor inflammation even when in remission. Some more about me: I live on a 5 acre property on an island. Have a grown son […]
What Up Colitis Readers, It’s almost Christmas time, and whether you celebrate it or not, it’s pretty cool to see trees and houses all lit up isn’t it? I think so. But there’s also something pretty cool about this time of year, hanging out with old friends, family, people you might not see too much, […]
Intro: I’ve had UC for nearly ten years. I’ve gone through the standard medicine cycle, from Pentasa to Methotrexate and Infliximab; the last two were the only medicines that had any noticeable effect. As of early 2013, I’ve completely changed what I eat, and I’m currently following the SCD and am medicine-free. Some more about […]