Intro: I was diagnosed with UC, January 13, 2015 immediately after my colonoscopy. My symptoms started to appear the previous year, first in July – blood was present in my stool for one week, and then it went away. My second flare-up happened in October and it lasted for 3 weeks. Still I ignored it, I thought I was just stressed because I had houseguests.… Read More »First Month with Ulcerative Colitis
I was diagnosed with UC, January 13, 2015 immediately after my colonoscopy. My ethnicity is Filipino (I've yet to meet another Filipino with UC, it's quite a rare illness in our country!).