Jessica from Ohio

I am a 28 year old female from Ohio that was just diagnosed with UC April 2012. I am currently in the process of finding a better GI doc.

There is HOPE…This Is My Happy Story After a Very Long 9 Months

Meet Jessica: Diagnosed April,2012 Started sulfanize, bentyl, and then prednisone a month after being diagnosed. I have been in remission for about a month now, and never thought this day would come. AND: I’m trying to live with UC and make it to my graduation date from college! My Symptoms: I am happy to say that most of my UC symptoms are on the back… Read More »There is HOPE…This Is My Happy Story After a Very Long 9 Months

What Is the Next Step AFTER First Round of Prednisone?

Introduction: Update from being diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in April 2012. My first post was “Distressed in Dayton” Currently as of now on 15 mg of prednisone, 10mg of buspar, and bentyl. Current Colitis Symptoms: Symptoms that I currently have not including side effects to the trials of medications are, bloody stools from time to time, insomnia, still some mood swings, exhaustion, headaches,hair loss, tremors,… Read More »What Is the Next Step AFTER First Round of Prednisone?