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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?

Maintaining your Weight With Ulcerative Colitis

There are quite a few parts of being an ulcerative colitis patient that we just might all have in common.  And today, I think its time we had a posting about maintaining your weight while you are in a colitis flare, or while you are in full blown nasty colitis.  And, also, how to maintain your bodies weight while you are in remission. Again, I… Read More »Maintaining your Weight With Ulcerative Colitis

Big Decision Made

For the past few weeks I’ve been thinking about and reading about the Specific Carbohydrate Diet… After a particularly tough weekend, I’ve decided to put myself on the SCD diet. Honestly, this is not something I want to do but at this point I’ll try anything. Now if you were to see me, you probably would be surprised to learn that I’ve been in a… Read More »Big Decision Made