So one or two years later and I am really sitting pretty. No more need for my emergency clothes bag, no more pads even and ZERO medication. I feel so happy, healthy and blessed. Really blessed, and so I want to share my story in hopes someone else might be blessed in the same way.
Intro: I’m 24, had ulcerative colitis for just over a year and a half and have yet to be in remission. Just turned down methotrexate and have decided to try diet changes instead. Some more details: I live in Hampshire, with my boyfriend Morgan. We both work full time but also have a property business […]
My son’s worst flare up since his diagnosis in October of 2012. We live in Delaware and I am very happy with our doctors attention to him, although right now nothing seems to be working. My 16 Year Old’s Ulcerative Colitis Hi. my son is 16 and has UC. He was first diagnosed in October […]
Intro: 25 year old graduate student, attempting to complete my PhD while battling ulcerative colitis. Diagnosed almost 10 years ago, went through 8 years of drugs before biting the bullet and jumping cold turkey into SCD. Haven’t looked back since. You can find my previous stories here: http://www.ihaveuc.com/author/kk-scder/ Some more about me: I was born […]
Intro: I’m currently 27, dealing with UC since I was 20. I’ve been on every medication under the sun –> asacol, lialda, simponi, etc. Finally settled on remicade (it’s working like a CHARM). I’ve been through countless HORRENDOUS flares and many, many rounds of steroids. Finally feel like I have it more under control, but […]
meet Sarah: I have had colitis since age 17…was on 6mp and dipentum, then went off all meds for about three years…until I was bedridden for a month with severe joint pain…took the wrong meds which brought the colitis back. Beeen struggling between the joint pain, low energy, and borderline GI health for the past […]
Have you taken methotrexate to treat your colitis? If you’re answer is “yes”, please click the review button below and add your review of your experience. There’s alot of UC’ers who are wondering how other’s like you have done with the medication. Here is an informational page from the National Institute of Health – methotrexate […]