Archive | January, 2014

Surgery for a Young, Active Guy?

Meet Jake, he’s a 27 year old, full of life guy, just getting things really moving in the professional world, and all about the outdoors. One of his biggest challenges at the moment is that UC is trying to slow his life down. But it sure doesn’t seem like he’s going to let that happen. […]

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Hanging in There After 25 Years

I’ve had ulcerative colitis for 25 years, and “even though my symptoms are general pretty mild now, I would love to be symptom free. I am starting the Specific Carbohydrate Diet to see if it helps. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 person newsletter group […]

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Changing of Seasons and Colitis Flare Ups – RELATED?

A new study regarding the effects that SEASONALITY has on ulcerative colitis symptoms and the onset of flare ups. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 person newsletter group INSTANTLY. It is several pages of tips gathered from other people living with Ulcerative Colitis, and has […]

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Jersey Shore Star is Beating Colitis

She had an awful hospital stay after her diagnosis, and the last time we heard from her she was entering a flare up. But oh have things changed for the better. She’s getting on with life on her terms and back in control of her health and her colitis. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis […]

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The Best is Yet to Come

I am currently in the best place I have been in since being diagnosed with UC in February 2013. My frequency over the last month has been 3-4 times a day. My BM’s have been solid and the bathroom process is under control as opposed to resembling an Olympic sprint. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative […]

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I Refuse to Take Prednisone

Cynthia is scheduled for a colonoscopy on Feb. 3rd. She’s not looking forward to the gallon you have to drink to prepare…(who the heck is) AND, she most definitely doesn’t want prednisone due to the side effects it sometimes unleashes. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the […]

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I Have UC and I’m Scared

Tara was recently diagnosed in November, and strange thing for her is she often wishes she could go to the bathroom more…yeah, sometimes she’s feeling constipated which is unusual for a UC’er. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 person newsletter group INSTANTLY. It is several […]

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Colitis-y and Confused

Ellie was recently diagnosed and has all sorts of questions: is 18 too young to be diagnosed with UC, does it help to give up alcohol, are there any good ideas for eating fast food…to name a few The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 person […]

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SCD Cramping Question?

Things are going pretty good for Kyle and his IBD, but he’s still getting some cramping, have you had that and gotten over it.. The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of the 15,000 person newsletter group INSTANTLY. It is several pages of tips gathered from other people living […]

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Confused on What to Do

Alan currently makes 10-20 visits a day to the big white you know what… It’s always bloody, always mucous. Joints are aching, eyes are gritty. His stomach feels like it has a ball of wind in it. Does this sound familiar? The FREE iHaveUC eBook “Ulcerative Colitis Tips” is made available to all members of […]

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Canasa Rectal Suppositories Reviews

Hey UC’ers, By request from a fellow UC’er and user of the site, it’s time to create a review page for another colitis medication. SO… If you’ve ever used Canansa suppositories to help treat your ulcerative colitis symptoms, please feel free to click the “submit review” button below and type in your experience for others […]

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Desperate but Still Hopeful

My daughter has UC and it seems that she is being treated like a lab rat with all the different treatments that are taking place. Is this normal? She has been prescribed: prednisone, vancomycin, balsalazide, ursodiol, Imuran to name a few. She has gone from a diagnosis of Crohn’s disease to PSC, and just recently […]

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