Introduction: Hello, My name is Michael Schroll and I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in 2010. I recently had a J pouch surgery on 11/12/13. My Surgeon says I made the right decision and I can’t wait to go home. Some more about me: I enjoy riding motorcycle and photography. I can juggle and am currently learning how to ride a unicycle. I’m a film… Read More »J pouch Surgery Update
Stories written about having a J-pouch surgery after having the colon removed. Some of the stories are very detailed with nearly every step of the before and after aspects of this type of surgery outlined for you to read. It is absolutely amazing that so many people have been willing to come forward to share how ulcerative colitis impacted their lives all the way to the point where the decision was made to have a major surgery to regain their life back.
If you have further questions after reading any of the stories you can always ask the authors a question in the comments sections. You will be surprised how helpful the brave UC’ers who have gone down the surgery path are, and sharing their knowledge with others who are currently suffering is definitely their specialty.
Intro: My name is Kyle Thomas, I’m 21 years young and I go to school at Rhode Island College, and I didn’t let UC beat me. Some more about me: I’m a radiology student in Rhode Island and I love sports, hanging out with my buddies, food and just having a good time. Did I mention food? I stay active by working out and I… Read More »Life Continued on After J-Pouch Surgery
Introduction: My name is Damien I am 20 years old and I battled with ulcerative colitis since I was 13 and I am living a normal ish life now. Symptoms: Well I now have a j pouch and has had it for a year or two and it is working great so far I have pain but no where near what I had experienced before… Read More »I am 20 Years Old – Battled with UC Since I was 13
Introduction: Hi! My name is Katya. I’m a 26 year old artist and dog lover living in the South East. I’ve had UC since I was 19. I’m allergic to most of the medications for this disease and right now feeling surgery more imminent than ever. Would love some female perspectives about surgery… This is a past post about my allergies to Remicade, Humira, and… Read More »Any Female Perspectives on J-Pouch Surgery?
Introduction: 20 year UCer that has just finished the j pouch journey and ready to get on with life!!! I am feeling great so far and hope it only continues to get better. Some more about me: From central Ohio and love to fish, hunt, coach basketball and just hang with the family. Oldest daughter just graduated from UT, youngest daughter is a freshman in… Read More »My J Pouch Journey Complete