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Simponi Failing – Tofacitinib or Surgery

Meet Amit: I’m a Program Manager at large credit card company, 47, male, Chicago, Ulcerative Colitis diagnosed in 2009, married with two kids and otherwise a healthy human being. On my 6th drug for UC out of a possible 7 or 8 per my GI and potentially nearing surgery decision. Some more about Amit: I […]

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Taking a Break & Enjoying Life

It is fast approaching my 10 year mark with Ulcerative Colitis, and it was time for a break. I shot the video above about 5 days ago. Since then i have biked about 285 km ( or about 220 miles) east through far eastern Hungary, and today is my third day in Romania. my buddy […]

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Mastic Gum for Acute Colitis

I figured if it worked for Crohn’s it would probably work for UC. So I purchased a bottle and when my next flare up came along I took 2x 500mg capsules twice a day. Within 24 hours I was feeling better and 4 days later I was significantly better. My CRP, a blood test measure […]

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