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Nearly everybody who has ulcerative colitis has parents. And more often then not, when people with UC are diagnosed initially, they tend to be at the early stages of their lives.

So, that is the reason for the section of the website devoted to parents of kids who have ulcerative colitis.

Some of the stories talk about the decision making that these parents are in the middle of, especially with regards to different types of treatments mainly in the form of medications and potential surgery that they are all faced with. None of this is easy decision making, but these stories should help to provide other parents with the reality that there are many others in the same situation.

6 year old with ulcerative colitis

My Innocent 6 Year Old Girl

6 Years Old with Ulcerative Colitis in Western Australia Hi I’m a mum of 4, my 6 year old daughter was diagnosed with UC 8 months ago and my husband and I are seeking hope that things will get better for our sweet girl. We are from a coastal town, 3 hours from the city (where our gastro team is) in Western Australia. We love… Read More »My Innocent 6 Year Old Girl

Questions about EnteraGam

Hello! My daughter, Lindsay, was diagnosed first with Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis 5 years ago, and then a year later with Ulcerative Colitis. Lindsay is now 11 years old and she has come a long way. She controls her UC with the SCD diet and some supplements. She is diarrhea free, but not symptom free as she suffers from constant headaches and fatigue. I guess from… Read More »Questions about EnteraGam