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“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”

Day 66 of SCD Small Flare, Not Giving UP!

I am on day 66 of the SCD and I have run into what I think is the 2-3 month flare Elaine talks about in BTVC. About a week ago on Day 59 I started experiencing some UC symptoms and they have lasted up until today, so far. They are not serious issues like before the SCD but some of the D has come back and i’m back up to 4-6… Read More »Day 66 of SCD Small Flare, Not Giving UP!

Leg and Knee Joints Sore, Loose Stools, Weight Loss, Colitis?

I am so glad to have found this site! Although our bodies are all going through a terrible time it is a real comfort to know I am not alone. I was told i had UC after the birth of my second child 6 yrs ago. I was on Pentasa for about a yr and weened myself off it, was trouble free for 5 yrs… Read More »Leg and Knee Joints Sore, Loose Stools, Weight Loss, Colitis?

Colitis is Starting to Flare, A Little Blood, Some Cramps

Hey Guys, remember me, my name is Adam.  And guess what, I for sure have ulcerative colitis!  How do I know this?  Well, about ten doctors have told me that it’s true.  There are some medical records stashed away in a few filing cabinents somewhere of my nasty inflamed colon all red and yucky out there.  And, I think my several months of symptom free… Read More »Colitis is Starting to Flare, A Little Blood, Some Cramps

Colitis Joint Pains

 Do you have joint pains and colitis? I sure had that.  It’s been about six months now since it was really bad, but when those joint pains started, you’re not sure what to do.   If you are having joint pains with your colitis, you are definitely not the only one.  There are tons of us who have this symptoms of the colitis.  But yeah, its… Read More »Colitis Joint Pains