philadelphia

I have UC, Now What?…

Hey Everyone! My name is Nikki and I’m 27 years old. It was this time last year that I got diagnosed with ulcerative colitis (UC) October 11, 2011 to be exact. I was suffering for a few days before I went to the hospital to get checked out, I don’t have any health care right now and that was a main reason why I waited… Read More »I have UC, Now What?…

I’m Going to Get Through This – Because I Said So

Meet Emily, the Special Events Planner: I am a 23 year old special events assistant working in Philadelphia. I was diagnosed 7 years ago as “severely diseased” and have gone through the usual ups and downs of UC since then. At this point in my life I am looking for support and to support others going through this disease – it makes it a lot… Read More »I’m Going to Get Through This – Because I Said So