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Starting SCD Experiences

Help With Specific Carbohydrate Diet

Introduction: 40 year old mom. diagnosed with UC 5 years ago. I have not had gluten, caffeine or alcohol in 3 years and want desperately to get better. My Symptoms: bloating, inflammation and pain. My Story: I have had diagnosed UC for five years now. I have had numerous health problems and surgeries over the years and recently was told I have suspected adrenal fatigue.… Read More »Help With Specific Carbohydrate Diet

From Fireline to IV line. UC is a Jerk.

Introduction: Hello! My name is Rob and I was diagnosed with UC (after some diagnostic shenanigans) in 2008 at the age of 21. I live in SW Idaho, and am pursuing sustainable farming with my girlfriend as well as restoring old motorcycles (my big passion). I love crazy trips on old bikes or on foot, twisting wrenches, and playing in the dirt. My Current Colitis… Read More »From Fireline to IV line. UC is a Jerk.

Any Encouragment For A Busy Girl Starting SCD?

Introduction: I am a 27 year old girl originally from the Seattle area, currently living in Washington, DC. I work in politics, which I love and lead a very active life. I was diagnosed with colitis 6 years ago. My Symptoms: Although I am in constant pain I try to not let this disease become my life. I have diarrhea 5+ times a day, bloating,… Read More »Any Encouragment For A Busy Girl Starting SCD?