Introduction: Hola! My name is Isabel! I was born in Mexico City but raised in the Bay Area (California). I am a 29 year old female, I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis almost five years ago after giving birth to my beautiful son. Symptoms: Since I am tapering off of prednisone, the only symptoms I […]
Ulcerative Colitis Patients before having colon removal surgery
Introduction: I’m 46 and was finally diagnosed with UC in May 2011 after having symptoms for 6 years! Been through all the meds and doctor is starting to talk about surgery. I’m scared, frustrated and getting depressed! Am I Ready for Colitis Surgery: I haven’t been having any success with medications for my Ulcerative Colitis […]
I’ve been taking steroids for so long that my body depends on them. When I wean off them, its always trouble. My doctor’s are finally thinking surgery is the best option.
Introduction: Hi all, my names Thomas and I’m a 6 year vet of UC with no Meds helping me out. What’s Happening With My Colitis: Hi all. Like I stated in my intro, I’m 6 years deep with Ulcerative Colitis, I’ve tried a bunch of medications and none of them work. Currently, I am taking […]
Introduction: Hey people who’ve elected to get their colon’s removed, I would like some input. I’m possibly facing making a decision here soon on whether or not to remove my colon. Need some brave people who’ve had experience with this, so please read and feel free to let me know the good and bad. I’m […]