I wish you both the best!! She has certainly been through a lot. I started grad school about
nine months after my takedown and have felt super healthy and happy. I go to school full time, work part time, and am able to socialize, exercise, etc... pretty much everything! It was a hard road but ultimately a blessing for me. I hope it will be for your daughter, too.
dx'ed UC pancolitis 5/12
past meds: asacol hd, VSL#3, apriso, rowasa, xifaxan, 6mp, cortifoam, pentasa, cimzia, canasa, butyrate, flagyl, cipro, prednisone, remicade, methotrexate, cholestyramine, cortenema
current meds: none!
step one: colectomy, end ileo 1/16/13
step two: j-pouch construction, loop ileo 5/1/13
step three: takedown 7/31/13