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Ideas and stories about alternative medicine for people dealing with ulcerative colitis

Are Probiotics the Answer?

Introduction: I’m a 74 year old male who retired about 10 years ago. My career was in executive staffing and I owned and operated a successful executive search firm. Recently my wife and I celebrated our 50th wedding anniversary. Some more about me: We live in CT and spend the winter months in Fl. I […]

I’m Gaining Weight!

Introduction: I’ve had UC for about 5 years now. The first couple years were fairly uneventful until I tried going off medication and ended up flaring. I recovered from the first one but my gut was never the same again. I flared really bad two winters ago and found this site and the SCD diet. […]

Too Many Supplements?

Introduction: 22-year old American living in Canada. Currently in school studying to enter the health care field. Skeptical by nature, I always look for the science behind everything I try. Only recently diagnosed with UC a few months, I’m still trying to figure out what works for me! My colonoscopy in May 2013 showed ulcers […]