college colitis

College and Colitis

My name is Matt and I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2013 after struggling with symptoms for about 6 months prior. I played hockey in high school and continue to play hockey in college. I was out of a flare for about a year and a half, symptom free and living normally. I was able to eat anything and drink anything as well. Colitis… Read More »College and Colitis


Introduction: 25 Year old Canadian who loves to play Hockey and Bass Guitar. Diagnosed with UC in August 2012 and currently trying to figure how it is going to affect my day to day life and what changes I need to make in order to cope with the disease. My Symptoms: Bloody Stools, Diarrhea (Nocturnal), Cramping, Weight Loss My Story: I will never forget the… Read More »Optimistic