joint pain

Still Looking

Introduction: 60 years old. Married with two grown children and a grandson. Currently work in the financial services industry after retiring from a law practice. Adjunct professor in political science at local University. My Symptoms: Severe joint pain on an almost daily basis. The pain started with a UC flare up 2 years ago. My Story: Diagnosed in my early 40’s with UC. Spent a… Read More »Still Looking

My Remicade Update…Able to Drink a Cup of Coffee! I can’t believe It

Hi everyone! ok it has been almost 2 weeks now since 1st Remicade infusion. I splurged and had Starbucks soy latte!¬† The devil right? not this time, it tasted soooooo good and did not have me running to bathroom, so I have been drinking a small one, just 1 a day for past 5 days and no running to bathroom at all! :) It has… Read More »My Remicade Update…Able to Drink a Cup of Coffee! I can’t believe It

“Extraintestional Manifestations”

Hello fellow colitis people. Quick update on me…still flarin’ big time…veered away from SCD for a little while seeing I was just getting more ill and losing a ton of weight. I had to…but I have the intention of going back if and when I ever heal up. I’ll give it another whirl if that ever happens!¬†Still on prednisone (can’t seem to get off that… Read More »“Extraintestional Manifestations”