I am so happy!
I have always thought it odd that our government will provide, at no cost, an attorney for those convicted of serious crimes but will not provide healthcare for all. After over 50 years of trying to get some type of national care we are on our way. I am positive there will be bumps along the way and many sacrifices but overall it's about time.
dx proctitis in 1987
dx UC in 1991, was stable until 1998
1998 started prednisone, asacol, pentasa, nortriptylene, ativan, 6MP, rowasa enemas and suppositories, hydrocortisone enemas, tried the SCD diet, being a vegetarian, omega 3s, flax, pranic healing, yoga, acupuncture, probiotics
2000 lost all my B-12 stores and became anemic
2001 opted for j-pouch surgery- now living life med-free