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I Started with UC, Now I’m an Ostomate and Proud

Introduction: 53 years old, mom to two, diagnosed with UC in 2001; surgery 2005. Successfully living with an ileostomy. Willing to share my story with anyone who wants to listen :-) We can live successful lives after surgery. I am a proponent of the surgery. My Story: Diagnosed in 2001; surgery in June 2005 for sub-total colectomy. December 2005 I had an abdominal/perineal resection thereby… Read More »I Started with UC, Now I’m an Ostomate and Proud

Finally Ulcerative Colitis Free: Almost 100% Healthy Because of Surgery

Introduction: hi my name is Vinny and I had UC for about a year until i got my colon removed in November, it was the best decision of my life and i am almost 100% healthy again . Finally UC Free: Getting My Colon Taken Out My name is Vincent and I was diagnosed with UC in January of 2011. I missed the last the… Read More »Finally Ulcerative Colitis Free: Almost 100% Healthy Because of Surgery