New York Times coverage of UC

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UCinNC
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   Posted 6/6/2008 2:36 PM (GMT -6)   
FYI.... just published this afternoon

Brief essay on controversy surrounding when to have surgery for UC:

< http://health.nytimes.com/ref/health/healthguide/esn-ulcerativecolitis-ess.html



Interview with expert clinician regarding state of research, prospects for future, causes of diseaseā€¦.

< http://health.nytimes.com/ref/health/healthguide/esn-ulcerativecolitis-expert.html




Questions all patients should have answers to:

< http://health.nytimes.com/ref/health/healthguide/esn-ulcerativecolitis-questions.html>



5 Things all UC-ers should do to maintain good health/disease management:

< http://health.nytimes.com/ref/health/healthguide/esn-ulcerativecolitis-know.html

Post Edited By Moderator (Loneylane) : 6/6/2008 10:42:53 PM (GMT-6)


AngelTT
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Total Posts : 213
   Posted 6/6/2008 4:49 PM (GMT -6)   
Thanks!
34 year old female, Diagnosed 5 years ago
Current Meds: Remicade every 6 weeks, Prednisone 20mg, Prevacid, Sustenex, Lialda, Lexapro (anxiety), Synthroid, Iron, vitamin, Fish Oil
Expecting first child 12/08 via gestational surrogate!!!!


hana24
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Date Joined Dec 2007
Total Posts : 354
   Posted 6/6/2008 6:22 PM (GMT -6)   
Thank you - it is nice to see coverage to help promote awareness!!
Jessica 26/F 30mg pred
dicyclomine 10Mg as needed
Citalopram 20 MG
Culturelle once daily
omeprazole(for acid reflex)
Tried (Entorcort EC 9ml/day and Prednisone, Asacol ,colazal)


Pooie1981
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Total Posts : 274
   Posted 6/7/2008 8:00 AM (GMT -6)   
Amazing piece, I was looking forward to it since the last one. Good reading !
Jenn 26/female
Ulcerative Colitis Diagnosed May 2004
Sulfasalazine 500MG as needed <usually one pill a day> until I see my GI
Daily Vitamin for Women and Folic Acid
Currently in a flare since March 6 !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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