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My name is Blake, I'm 32 years old. I have a 4 year old son and a beautiful wife. I used to suffer from UC until I had surgery. I'm celebrating 1 year and 1 day with a J Pouch today (8/23/13).

Update: One Month After Colon Removal

Intro: Here’s a short summary of my life the last month after getting my colon removed due to a nasty case of UC. Hope you enjoy! The Update After Colon Removal: Hello, my name is Blake, 30 years old, father, husband, diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in February of 2011, I live in Missouri, originally from Illinois. I had 2 flares in 2011 and they were… Read More »Update: One Month After Colon Removal

People Who Have Had Their Colons Out – PLEASE ASSIST

Introduction: Hey people who’ve elected to get their colon’s removed, I would like some input. I’m possibly facing making a decision here soon on whether or not to remove my colon. Need some brave people who’ve had experience with this, so please read and feel free to let me know the good and bad. I’m not 100% sure yet, but things are getting to the… Read More »People Who Have Had Their Colons Out – PLEASE ASSIST