Author Archive | Anonymous-UC'er

Boyfriend Has Colitis

My boyfriend has ulcerative colitis and we have been on the journey of ups and downs for a year now, on different tablets, enemas and patience. We are getting married soon and we are dealing with it well as a team but it stops him planning to do anything, like days out, nights out etc.  […]

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Words of Strength

Hello I’m new to this site and I am so glad that I have stumbled upon this site! I am going to start by saying that I am not yet sure if I have Ulcerative Colitis but I have been having symptoms for about a month that indicate I might. I started to have diarrhea […]

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Humira Hair Loss

I had a mild flare about 2 1/2 years ago and was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis. Was on Lialda. Had an allergic reaction. Had many mild flares while on this medication. Was then put on steroids. After a few months of steroids, was not on any medication. This year in January I had a severe […]

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Similar Peas in a Pod?

I’m 28 and just returned home from a 3 night stint in the hospital for my UC. I lost way too much blood, and so, was the recipient of two blood transfusions. I began Imuran a few days ago and am on prednisone for a taper that will hopefully get me thru until the Imuran […]

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