3 New Scientific Articles – ALL Colitis Related

Hey UC’ers, After doing my usual research on PubMed (awesome awesome resource BTW!), there are several articles a whole bunch of you will gain a whole bunch from reading.  (The articles are listed below and include the links so you can read up more on the specific studies.) #1 Thiopurines in inflammatory bowel disease revisited […]

Surgery Soon

Introduction: Hi my name is Beverley (or Bev, I don’t mind ) I am a 30 year old married mother of four from Newcastle upon Tyne, England. Some more about me: I have been married for 10 years & have 2 boys (aged 14 & 6) & 8 year old twin girls. I started having […]

My 16 year old Son has Ulcerative Colitis

Introduction: I’m the worring Mom of a 16 year old son, fairly new to UC and still learning what’s its all about! My son had 2nd Colonoscopy in Feb.2013. Nothing has changed since Aug.2012. Some more details: My son, 16, plays baseball & is accepted to 2 Pennsylvania State Police camps this summer, each 1 […]

Diver Takes a Major Dive

Introduction: Hello Everyone, I live about an hour north of LA in the high desert. I grew up in coastal North Carolina and lived in Florida and the US Virgin Islands. I got a degree in Clinical Laboratory Science from UNC-Chapel Hill. I worked a few years, then set off with friends for the Caribbean, […]

Busy, Stressed College Student

Introduction: 22 year old University student majoring in Information Technology and working 2 part time jobs. Stress has been a major irritant for me so I’ve been trying to relax as much as I can. Some more about Steve: I love(d) having fun, drinking, and partying with friends but since my diagnosis it’s been hard […]

My UC Was Finally Controlled

Introduction: Hello All, Methylprednisolone finally stopped my UC Flareup!!! I wanted that line first b/c maybe it will help others. My name is Randell and I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in 1992. I work in the Engineering field which is one of the most stressful jobs there are. Always deadlines on top of deadlines. […]