Strange Symptoms

Strange side symptoms that are possible with ulcerative colitis.

Battling Ulcerative Colitis and C-diff

My husband was diagnosed with UC in July 2015. Although he had mild symptoms prior to the official diagnosis (minor blood in stool), it was until he underwent a biopsy to rule out prostate cancer and they put him on multiple antibiotics prior to the procedure that set things in motion. We are from New Jersey, close to the Philadelphia area. My husband is an… Read More »Battling Ulcerative Colitis and C-diff

Mild but Stubborn Colitis, What’s Really Going On?

Intro: British documentary producer/director, living in London. Mostly make factual TV, e.g. science and history. Mother to an awesome little girl who is, amazingly, nearly one. Some more background: Like to rock climb, horse-ride and run when I’m feeling up to it. Also love movies and good wine. Obsessive researcher of everything – which is great for my job but not so much my life… Read More »Mild but Stubborn Colitis, What’s Really Going On?

American-Australian with Arthritis, Tendonitis, Mouth Symptoms & More

Intro: My name is Kate, I was diagnosed about 14 years ago and last had a colonoscopy about 15 months ago. I had a brief remission for six months following a colonoscopy Three years ago. and been ill ever since. It was an extremely stressful time in my life, so there goes the theory that stress induces flares. Some more about Kate: I’m American-Australian, living… Read More »American-Australian with Arthritis, Tendonitis, Mouth Symptoms & More