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Pregnancy with UC

having ulcerative colitis and being pregnant sure is a tough task, here is a collection of stories related to just that from actual UC patients

Trying to Get Pregnant with Ulcerative Colitis

It’s been a long time since I’ve posted anything on this website. A lot has happened to me – I changed jobs, got married, lost a parent….. all these things are stressors and have affected me in one way or another. Something Interesting About Lara: I love to nap! This could be because I’ve got a chronic illness and I need more rest than the… Read More »Trying to Get Pregnant with Ulcerative Colitis

Natural Approach of Colitis – 37 Weeks Pregnant

Intro: My name is Keek I’m 23 years old and 37 weeks pregnant! I’ve had ulcerative colitis for the past 3 years and had 2 major flares that almost were fatal. I traveled the world and still continuing to travel more with my baby and beautiful partner! I’m a world traveler,artist and health and nutrition fanatic also a mommy to be! Symptoms: Currently my symptoms… Read More »Natural Approach of Colitis – 37 Weeks Pregnant

Flaring and Pregnant

Intro: 33 years old, married with 1 daughter and baby number two on the way. I’m a pharmacy technician love to eat, love to sleep, and hate ulcerative colitis lol. Some more about Merlina: I love to to cook and bake. Eating is my hobby! Yet I’m still relatively thin lol. I love playing the game uno and I love cheating in monopoly, but I… Read More »Flaring and Pregnant

UC Found During Pregnancy

I’m a female 36 years old. I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 7/2002. Married w/ 3 sons. Also have GERD & IBS. Currently in flare-up. Suffering w/stomach problems for the last 25yrs. (H. Pyloria & peptic ulcers)Vegetarian Some more about me: Own business. Published writer. Ordained minister (Hindu). From NYC. Recently relocated to South Jersey. Survived a car accident-totaled new car(90days ago). Recovering from broken… Read More »UC Found During Pregnancy

Thinking about Baby Number 2

Secondly, now that the mild flare has stopped, my husband and I are trying for baby number 2. I got clearance from my Dr at the beginning of October but we’ve waited a while longer until I felt comfortable. I am so excited to give my son a sibling and at the same time terrified of another massive flare either during pregnancy or post-partum. Does anyone know what the likelihood is approximately of experiencing a flare pp?