Meet LaNae: I’m a newbie. My symptoms started in Dec 2011. I had a sigmoidoscopy in March 2012 and was diagnosed with UC. Some more about me: I was always a healthy kid. Active, into sports, got my pilots license right out of high school……… haha random. Worked at a hardware store and then became a hair stylist! I guess I must not handle stress… Read More »Newly Diagnosed and Wanting to get Pregnant
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
Meet Brookie G: I’m a 29 year old caucasian female from Minnesota. I’m currently 20 weeks pregnant. I have had IBS symptoms since junior high and spent the majority of my high-school years in the bathroom. How cool was that! But, I managed to keep it a secret from most people. I was diagnosed with proctitis in 1999 and with full blown UC in 2002.… Read More »Pregnant and UC Flare
Introduction: Hello, my name is Alysia and well my life consists of A LOT of Pink, small toys to step on in the middle of the night, and diapers! I am 25 and the mother of two beautiful girls. Sophie is three years old, and Scarlett is eight months old. When I am not changing diapers, and having tea parties I am doing part time… Read More »The Scoop On My Poop
Introduction: Hi I’m Raquel. I’m 30 years old 17 weeks pregnant and finally diagnosed with UC this past Tuesday. Have a great support system but still am very scared. My Symptoms: For the last 4 weeks I have had diarrhea, extreme cramping and spasms, mucus and blood. Losing lots of weight, not good especially pregnant. My Story: My story begins 2 1/2 years ago when… Read More »Newly Diagnosed And Pregnant!
Introduction: Hi Everyone!! My name is Jennifer I’m 29. I have an amazing husband of 5 years. No children yet :( I work as a registered nurse at a very busy hospital. I’m from New Jersey. I was diagnosed with UC when I was 10 years old. I have had this disease for a LONG time now! My Symptoms: Everyday symptoms are 1-3 times a… Read More »Getting Prego with UC/ Lialda