I am always SCARED that the day will come when I need to turn to antibiotics to fight off some infection or some other strange medical problem. Maybe you feel the same. Here’s a story that worked out well. A few weeks ago, the time came. I had been dealing with a semi-bleeding nose, perhaps due to living in the desert environment of the Grand… Read More »A Potential Option to Antibiotics That Worked for Me (Topical instead of Oral)
Lori has had C-difficile since December, and 9 separate rounds of antibiotics have not been able to do the trick. Lori’s C-Diff Story: C-diff has changed my life so much, I can’t go to work because I work with people. I’ve lost 30 pounds, I have no appetite and I’m scared to leave the house because I might go to the bathroom in my pants.… Read More »9 Rounds of Antibiotics – C-Diff Solutions Needed
Introduction: Hello everyone. I am 26 years old, and was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in May of 2010. The diagnosis came just weeks before i moved back home after graduating college. I was prescribed Asacol which i took off and on for maybe a couple of months, but never saw another doctor at home, and have completely ignored the UC since. Well…..about a month ago… Read More »Oh Ulcerative Colitis… How I Underestimated You
Here’s Les again going into detail about what gut bacteria feeds on, how it thrives, and how the antibiotics affected it. He talks towards the end of the the video about some of the effects the antibiotics had on the patients’ gut bacteria.
I was diagnosed with UC 2 years ago. I had gotten sick and was given antibiotics and then started having stomach problems. After a colonoscopy, they said it was ulcerative colitis. I went on Lialida and Prednisone and soon was back to normal. Then this march I switch jobs (stressful) and started a flare. I ran out of Lialda before the new insurance picked up.… Read More »Remicade Treatment