new york

New Experience – My Father’s Ulcerative Colitis

Introduction: I’m currently living In New York, helping out my father, a victim of UC for over 12 years, to get better. Hoping for great results and support. My Father’s Ulcerative Colitis Story: Hi! My father was diagnosed with UC 13 years ago. Ive seen him suffer and it broke my heart. I’ve prayed every night for some miracle. A couple of weeks ago I… Read More »New Experience – My Father’s Ulcerative Colitis

Nervous Wreck about Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

Introduction: A male, Jewish, New Yorker that just turned 22 in March. I’m a senior in college. I was diagnosed in December of 2011 with moderately active Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis (although I probably had it for years undiagnosed) My Symptoms: Cramps, a few daily trips to the bathroom (or not going at all. Depends on the day, I suppose), foul smelling bowel movements, kidney stones. I… Read More »Nervous Wreck about Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

Diagnosed with Colitis at 19 – Maria Maria

Bio: 19 year old College student from New York (while I was posting Maria’s story, I thought Carlos would be happy to play for her, feel free to listen while you read. -adam) Current UC Symptoms: Joint pain in knees, diarrhea, abdominal pain, bloody stools, acne, hair growth, swollen face, weight gain, bloating. MY UC: After the Holidays everything seemed to go down hill for… Read More »Diagnosed with Colitis at 19 – Maria Maria