I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis about a year and a half ago I lost 30lbs after being initially misdiagnosed with a viral/bacterial stomach infection. Eventually went to the ER where I got my diagnosis via sigmoidoscopy. I was given prednisone (responded well) and then given Lialda…I was flare free for a year but constantly […]
Ideas and stories about alternative medicine for people dealing with ulcerative colitis
I strongly suggest that you ALL give this a try. BE STRICT with it for at least a month and see if you feel any changes. I will eat this way the rest of my life if it means I will feel human again. If you have any questions for me please comment below. This […]
Cathy’s hope in writing this is to ease the suffering of those who join me in struggling to be free of Ulcerative Colitis or a related IBD condition. After a long and at times painful journey I am now free from that diagnosis. I have found ways to finally heal my colon.
Meet Catherine: I live in a small town in the Deep South, and love that the weather is so mild I can have my morning tea out on the porch. (Except for in the summer, when it’s too hot by 6 am!). I teach undergraduates and have two small kids. I love to garden, travel […]
I have no symptoms from my Ulcerative Colitis. My name is Jo Ann. I am a 67 year old mother of 3 and a grandmother of 2 beautiful grandchildren. I am in complete remission of Ulcerated Colitis. I live in the sunny State of Florida. I moved here in January 2013. I was originally from […]
I’m in a good place today. I came back with a greater level of awareness and acceptance, which means that anxiety no longer cripples me. In short, I’ve learned to visualize anxiety as something that comes and goes and therefore does not define me or my life.
Dear UC’ers and Fellow Followers of the iHaveUC Site, I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 2,992 days ago. Back then, there was very little talk of fecal microbiota transplants, sometimes referred to now as FMT. Much has changed, FMT is growing, it has been growing, and every once in a while, it makes it […]
Hi – I was diagnosed with UC when I was 22 years old, I had years of an up and down battle with remission that wasn’t unbearable to live with. I am now 28 and it has snuck up on me at it’s worst.
My colitis is now in remission since the middle of September (about two weeks) and I have stopped 6MP. How long this will last I do not know, but I am grateful for disappearance of symptoms.
Hey all you UCer’s, You will not believe this but after 10 years of suffering with Ulcerative Colitis and chron’s I have cured myself! I know! I can hardly believe it myself! I wasn’t at all sure that it would work but I kept a journal of my experiences and now I have published a […]
Meet Ajay: I was diagnosed in July of 2011, and its about 5+ years with ulcerative colitis now. I treated myself by almost all types of medicines like homeopathy aleo Ayurvedic. Current Symptoms: Approx 85-90% i am cured in 3 months. i tried so many medicines but now its all normal. Ajay’s Colitis Story about […]
Intro: I am a 53 year old female living in Ohio. I was diagnosed at age 34 with Ulcerative Colitis left side. Stress is definitely my trigger for flare ups. I have never noted any foods or drinks, except for caffeine when I’m having a flare up that bother me. I typically have one flare […]
I decided to submit my story when I saw Adam’s facebook post requesting more stories involving naturopaths/homeopathic experiences. I am 30 years old and was diagnosed about a year ago. I have a mildly stressful job as a customer service rep but can at least leave most of my stress at work. I was diagnosed […]