Introduction: Hey people who’ve elected to get their colon’s removed, I would like some input. I’m possibly facing making a decision here soon on whether or not to remove my colon. Need some brave people who’ve had experience with this, so please read and feel free to let me know the good and bad. I’m […]
I have had UC for over 20 years. I was initially diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in 1990 at the age of 32. I initially went to my family doctor about the problem I was having. He attempted a sigmoidoscopy which was extremely painful. He ended up referring me to a Gastroenterologist. The Gastro also did […]
One of the original inspirations to me using the SCD is a guy named Paul from EATINGSCD. He tagged IHAVEUC with a Liebster award. Thanks Paul, that’s pretty cool of you, and I appreciate it very much! Of course I had no idea what this was up until I read an email from […]
I am in the disappointed stage because I was already trying to eat well and do the right things. I think over the last year I have had a few stresses that might have made the issue surface. I moved from Texas to San Diego, but couldn’t sell my house, so I remained in short […]
Never give up hope and most importantly, never give up on life! I have been diagnosed with UC (Ulcerative Colitis) since 2008 but may have had symptoms since childhood (the 70s). The most empowering moment of my life was when the doctor explained to me what this illness was, what most likely (there is never […]
Have you ever had “STRANGE” symptoms such as bloody poop and crazy amounts of bloating, but put off going to the doctor…Well Cassandra did just that for several months, but after a few years, she is moving forward again and her amazing story if turning positive once again!
Have you ever wondered about Starting the SCD Diet, but been worried because you are still taking medications? That’s what is going on with Steph right now, but it looks like she is going to move forward with SCD anyways. She seems really motivated to get off the medications!
Hi Everyone… My name is Amanda and I was diagnosed with UC in May of 2010. I had symptoms for at least 5 years prior to getting an official diagnosis. I didn’t realize what an impact on my life this one colonoscopy and dr.’s appointment would have on me. I was in and out of […]
The horrors of UC so far for better life, anyone? I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in late ’08, I had symptoms starting mid ’08 but I had no idea! My Colitis Experience: I tossed “frequent, soft, runny, bloody, bowel movements” into Google when I started having this crazy problem with just those issues. […]
Hey everyone my names Jason, I am now 20 years old. I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis when I was 14 years old. It was my freshman year in high school and I was playing football that fall. It was all going great till about mid October or so. I started waking up 10+ times […]