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Steroids, Calcium and Vitamin D

Intro: This is my 5th year of living with UC. In the last 3-4 years, I read & tried numerous different remedies that worked for others. I experienced a couple of remissions with each new one lasting longer than the previous one. Will the next one be long term? Prednisone or Prednisolone Steroids and Calcium Just a disclaimer: This is just my opinion, I’m not… Read More »Steroids, Calcium and Vitamin D

Do Some People Have Mild Ulcerative Colitis?

Hello to everyone in the land of UC: I’ve been diagnosed with ulcerative colitis since early 2010 and it came as a bit of a shock [the usual symptoms weight loss, blood, the yucky stuff], but since been diagnosed and after taking meds [preds, solazopyrin] my GI doc put me on Dipentum 500mgs and even though I’ve still got the aches and pains I haven’t… Read More »Do Some People Have Mild Ulcerative Colitis?