Meet Catherine: I live in a small town in the Deep South, and love that the weather is so mild I can have my morning tea out on the porch. (Except for in the summer, when it’s too hot by 6 am!). I teach undergraduates and have two small kids. I love to garden, travel and cook. Luckily, I have a wonderful husband who is… Read More »Why I Stopped the SCD Diet
Intro: I was diagnosed officially in January 2013 with severe pancolitis, although I have had lifelong tummy issues. I want to treat myself with diet and natural methods ultimately! Some more about me: I love being active! High intensity interval training, all kinds of yoga (although lately restorative is my fave), dance, long walks…I’m up for all of it. I love to eat and have… Read More »Update – In Remission but Transitioning from Paleo to SCD
Introduction: I’m a 28 years old male, diagnosed with ulcerative colitis in 2003. Tried every med till I hit Remicade in 2007. My GI symptoms have been completely cured by Remicade. However, since 2009, I have had terrible joint pain that comes and goes. The Remicade helps but as soon as it wears off (6 weeks after infusion), the joint pains return. Mostly in my… Read More »Joint Pain, Paleo Diet, and Colitis Anyone?