Aw, thanks for your concern! I'm doing a lot better since I've been home from the hospital, although things are still slow going and that is frustrating. I'm so ready to be done with this. It's great to hear that your daughter is doing well! Tell her I'm happy for her. :)
Diagnosed with UC in 2007
Flare in 2007 causing anemia requiring blood transfusions, eventually controlled by asacol and 6-MP.
Flared again in 2009 as 6-MP lost effectiveness, went on TPN and received more blood. Started Remicade, which induced remission.
Flared 2010; Remicade no longer effective.
Had 1st surgery of 3 step j-pouch at CC on 1/19/11. 2nd slated for April, and j-pouch in July!