Dear UC’ers and Fellow Followers of the iHaveUC Site, I was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis 2,992 days ago. Back then, there was very little talk of fecal microbiota transplants, sometimes referred to now as FMT. Much has changed, FMT is growing, it has been growing, and every once in a while, it makes it to the headlines of national news portals and TV stations… Read More »Current FMT Clinical Studies with Inflammatory Bowel Disease Focus
Hey all you UC’ers, I’m pleased to tell you about a free app that I recently learned about, called IBD Health Storylines. It is specifically designed for individuals diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis and IBD, created with inputs from the patient community. This app makes it easy to record your bowel activity, food triggers, moods and other symptoms. You can even use it to track other… Read More »An App for Ulcerative Colitis Self-Care – Finally!
Hey Colitis People, I had an interesting office visit today with a Gastroenterologist office in San Mateo California. I happened to be in the office for something work related and I asked the gastro doctors secretary some questions about the common protocol for their patients with IBD and specifically their colitis patients. She told me that they have had the best success with Asacol or… Read More »Share your Ulcerative Colitis Alternative Medicine Idea and Go to Heaven
It’s been a while since my last post, but I’m happy to report that my bowels appear to be in a state of harmony at the moment! ALTHOUGH I have had for the last 6 weeks terrible joint pain. Initially I thought I must have a virus (menangitis has been going around and several friends have it), and I guess if it’s viral then it… Read More »Good recipes but bad pain…
Hey girls! I came across this article and thought i would pass it on as I find that this is very true to what happens to me. I always just presumed it was coincidence…seemly not! Any other ladies suffer the same. Men I did warn you not to read this if you dont like lady bits :P IBS, IBD, and PMS Having the big ‘D’… Read More »For the ladies only! Men read at your own risk!