Matt P

I'm 18 years old just finished my last year of high school. I was diagnosed last year and had a colonoscopy done last month, wasn't fun

college colitis

College and Colitis

My name is Matt and I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2013 after struggling with symptoms for about 6 months prior. I played hockey in high school and continue to play hockey in college. I was out of a flare for about a year and a half, symptom free and living normally. I was able to eat anything and drink anything as well. Colitis… Read More »College and Colitis

Sports and Colitis

Introduction: I’m 18 years old just finished my last year of high school. I was diagnosed last year and had a colonoscopy done last month, wasn’t fun Some more about me: I’m from CT and have played hockey since i was a small child and can’t live without it. After winning a championship, I felt like I could do anything and get away with it.… Read More »Sports and Colitis