Hey everyone.. I have been having a flare on and off for about
8 months now. I went into remission 3
months into my last pregnancy which was May 07 and stayed in remission until May 08. That's the
longest period of time that I have not had any symptoms..My question is this..I work as a surgical
tech/first assistant and am having a VERY difficult time doing my job. It really sucks because I love
my job, but physically its getting more and more difficult to do. We do long surgeries, sometimes
over 5 hours. And if I need to got to the restroom, a coworker will have to
open a gown and gloves
for themselves. scrub their hands and THEN relieve me. By this time I'm usually about
to burst (or
And I just feel so sick all the time..I'm even tired of hearing myself complain..
Has anyone gone on Disability for this??? I really don't want to, but I can't seem to feel any better!!
35 yr old female
Diagnosed with Left-sided UC 2006
Asacol- 400mg 3xs/day
Canasa Supp. 1/day
"It can't rain all the time"