FYI - just released. I wrote this about UC but the package I am working on now is about Crohn's. This is the same format I will be using for the Crohn's package.
Brief essay on controversy surrounding when to have surgery for UC:
Interview with expert clinician regarding state of research, prospects for future, causes of disease….
Questions all patients should have answers to:
5 Things all UC-ers should do to maintain good health/disease management:
Pancolitis dx 3/07
9 Colazal a day (was on 12 Asacol/day, but suddenly got sick from it)
150mg Imuran/day (steroid dependent, reached this dose 9/07)
Rowasa in PM (is working wonders for me thus far)
Various vitamins, bit of fish oil, a probiotic.
Getting married October, 2008!!!!