Ulcerative Colitis Tips


One of the 15,000 ulcerative colitis folks using the site adds:
"Like many UCers I have spent many hours trawling the internet googling the condition and came across your website a few years ago. I read your ebook and really liked your honesty and humour. As everyone says your positivity is so encouraging and now this is my go to website when I'm thinking about UC. Thankfully my symptoms are pretty much under control at the moment but just wanted to say thanks." Kate

Time is Standing Still…

Introduction: I am a wife and mom of three special needs kids, ages 19, 15 and 10. All 3 of my boys suffer from IBD. My oldest, Chris, has it the worst. He has UC. My middle son, Ryan, has IBS. My youngest son, Matty, is autistic and has a hiatal hernia, IBS, and is […]

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Poo, Poo, and more POO!!

Introduction: I am Gina Hulsaver. I was dx with UC at age 29 after i had gotten married. My son was 4 and I was thrown for a loop! My Symptoms: Some mild cramping, nausea, joint pain, D(today at 230am) My Story: I have been dx for 7 years now. I started with asacol and […]

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28 and Newly Diagnosed

28 and Newly Diagnosed

Introduction: I am 28 years old and recently diagnosed with UC within the last 6 months have been battling the disease for almost a year now. I am married with a 156 lbs. Great Dane for a child. Future plans to start a human family lol as soon as I can get my UC into […]

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Colitius, Humor, and Those Slippery Stones of Life

Colitius, Humor, and Those Slippery Stones of Life

Introduction: I’m 45 years old, live in South Carolina, am owned by 3 Cats, ride motorcycles (well used to, hope to again after this), love my job, my close friends and in general making people laugh!! My Symptoms: Like so many others: I have diarrhea (fast and with NO warning), pain (tho not constant), big […]

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Where to Start - Just Diagnosed with UC

Where to Start – Just Diagnosed with UC

Introduction: Hi! I’m Meghan, 33, mother of two wonderful little girls. Just diagnosed with UC, a little overwhelmed and scared. So lucky to have an amazing, supportive husband by my side. My Symptoms: over the past 4 months I’ve been suffering from severe weight loss, diarrhea, blood and mucus. My Story: I have been suffering […]

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Hope For Better Tomorrow

Introduction: My name is Krasimir and I am 37 years old.  I was diagnosed with UC 3 years ago.  I travel a lot mainly at sea and have 2 lovely daughters to take care of. My Symptoms: Bloody stools and 2-3 visits to WC per day My Story: Since January 2012 I have started SCD […]

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Starting the Healing Process

Starting the Healing Process

Introduction: I’m 18 years old currently studying in college for health science and was diagnosed with UC when I was 17. I live in Canada and was also born in Canada My Symptoms: Currently I am symptom free My Story: Hi I’m 18 years old and was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis about a year ago. […]

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Optimistic

Optimistic

Introduction: 25 Year old Canadian who loves to play Hockey and Bass Guitar. Diagnosed with UC in August 2012 and currently trying to figure how it is going to affect my day to day life and what changes I need to make in order to cope with the disease. My Symptoms: Bloody Stools, Diarrhea (Nocturnal), […]

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Beginning My Fight Against Ulcerative Colitis

Beginning My Fight Against Ulcerative Colitis

Meet Pat: I was diagnosed with UC in July of 2009. I am twenty one years old applying to dental school. I am so relieved that I found this website and now I know that I am not the only one struggling with this disease. My Symptoms: For the past 3 years with ulcerative colitis, […]

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A Full Life of Sickness and Pain

A Full Life of Sickness and Pain

Introduction: I’m a 46 year old mother of 6,married for 27 years, diagnosed august 2009, living on the good old sunshine filled Gold Coast Queensland Australia. I used to own and ride horses. I bike ride, walk swim and am a carer for adults and children born with intellectual disabilities. My Symptoms: I am currently […]

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Currently experiencing a mild flare but as yet undetermined if the flare is going to be bad. Moderate bleeding, and gas and increasing trips to the bathroom.

A Long Journey

Currently experiencing a mild flare but as yet undetermined if the flare is going to be bad. Moderate bleeding, and gas and increasing trips to the bathroom.

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