Meet Lara: I’ve had UC for three years. I’ve got a great job, great family support, and a man who adores me. I’ve also got two cats, whom I absolutely love and cherish. Some more about Laura: I’m getting married in three weeks. Symptoms: Some blood with solid BM’s. Occasional pain. Lara’s Story: It’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything on this site.… Read More »My Fiance Has Moved in and Now I Have Issues!
I was Just diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis(Summer 2011). I've had UC for three years. I've got a great job, great family support, and a man who adores me. I've also got two cats, whom I absolutely love and cherish.
Introduction: I was diagnosed with UC 2 years ago. I’ve had to make some adjustments in my life, but it has helped me maintain remission. :) Some more about me: I work hard, play hard, and sleep hard. :) Symptoms: Blood Slightly loose stools, but mostly solid A Long Overdue Update It’s been a while since I’ve given an update on how I’m doing. A… Read More »A Long Overdue Update
Introduction: I was diagnosed with UC a year ago. I’m about to finish graduate school and receive my Master’s degree in May. I’m also working full time, so I’m really busy!! My Symptoms: Some mucus I see a a little blood occasionally 1-3 solid BM’s daily My Story: Does anyone suffer from what I call Spastic Colon? For example, if you get really stressed out… Read More »Spastic Colon
Background: I was diagnosed with severe UC one year ago. My life has altered since that. I’m still in graduate school and am due to graduate in May of 2013. Current Symptoms: 1-3 BM per day I get Remicade infusions every 8 weeks & there’s always 1 day out of that time period when I’ll go 5-6 times. Then I go back to my “normal.”… Read More »Lara’s Update — Good News :)
Introduction: After trying to fight what I thought was a severe stomach virus actually turned into being Ulcerative Colitis. I’m coming up to my 1 year anniversary of my diagnosis in June. Symptoms: My normal: 1 to 3 times per day (all solid!) My weight is finally back into my normal range for my height. I also get my Remicade infusions every 8 weeks. I’ve… Read More »My Strange Doctors’ Visits