Alex

Diagnosed 2005 I am from long island NY, lived in San Diego CA for 8 yrs, just moved back to NY. Love to surf, and be active. Having u.c. sucks, but am currently optimistic about conquering, and becoming a better person because of it.

The Loooooonnnnggg Road

Introduction: My name is Alex, I am 33 living in Long Island NY. I was diagnosed around 25 yrs old, and mainly symptom free until I moved back to NY from California almost 3 years ago. A few months after arriving in NY, i started to show more symptoms, blood, mucus, and frequency started to increase as control began to decrease. Some more about me:… Read More »The Loooooonnnnggg Road

Been Way Too Long

Introduction: My name is Alex, im 32, and currently live on long island ny. I was diagnosed sometime around 2005, but never had any worse symptoms than a bit of blood in the toilet……..that is until april 2011. As far as hobbies, i have lots depending on what my condition will allow, but surfing is numero uno! Current Colitis Symptoms: Mild cramping, urgency, some mucus,… Read More »Been Way Too Long

So It Goes

Introduction: 31 yrs old, diagnosed 6 yrs ago, i believe i am winning the battle with a year long colitis flare. I am using diet (basically scd intro), exercise, rest, mental & spiritual healing. And Update on My Colitis: Hello again, I just want to continue to share my journey as i go along. I think it has been roughly a month since my last… Read More »So It Goes

Experience and Hope

Introduction to Alex: 31yrs old, Diagnosed with ulcerative colitis back in 2005 I am from long island NY, lived in San Diego CA for 8 yrs, just moved back to NY. Love to surf, and be active. Having u.c. sucks, but am currently optimistic about conquering, and becoming a better person because of it. My Colitis Experience:   OK, I have been looking at this… Read More »Experience and Hope