Colitis Stories

Below are the complete list of stories that have been submitted by users of the website. They are mostly written by ulcerative colitis patients (UC’ers), but there are also some stories from parents, family, and friends of UC folks too. Some stories are about the initial diagnosis while others are about hard and sometimes happy times that follow after you know for sure you have UC.

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Can You Eat Mexican Food with Colitis? Sure you Can

Is Mexican Food OK With Ulcerative Colitis?: I sure think you can.  In fact, I eat Mexican food about 3-4 times per week.  Here is what we had yesterday afternoon. Chicken & Steak Tacos Here are the ingredients: BBQ Chicken BBQ Steak ( some carne asada meat from the local Mexican market across town CORN Tortillas ( I think this is the most important part… Read More »Can You Eat Mexican Food with Colitis? Sure you Can

My Favorite Breakfast

I can’t say enough about my morning breakfast.  Back in the days when I was going through 10-20 bathroom breaks per day, I was always wondering what to have for breakfast to start the day.  Well, let me tell you about what I do every morning.  It is really really simple. One banana, frozen strawberries, frozen blueberries, some peanut butter, and some natural OJ(not from… Read More »My Favorite Breakfast