I was breastfed for somewhere around six months, I believe.
No one on either side of my family ever had UC. My disease was caused by going on Accutane at age 15... Was perfectly healthy beforehand, but developed UC within a month of going on the drug. Currently mid-litigation.
Follow my story: ronnielee-fightingforit.blogspot.com
32-year-old single female (teacher)
Dx mild/moderate UC 1995
Dx severe pancolitis 2011
Remicade (intolerant), Wellbutrin (100mgs x2), Asacol HD (4800mgs), Rowasa, probiotocs, L-glutamine, omegas, vitamin D, MMJ. No wheat, meat, dairy, caffeine, alcohol, chocolate, processed foods... totally CLEAN diet.