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Few tips from DD's UC journey: try the ones that makes sense and workable to her
Patience and perseverance
Keep a food/symptom journal
Diligence in food choices and symptoms
Eliminate processed , packaged, sugary foods.
Eliminate gluten and diary products
Add home made chicken soup to diet
During flares stick to soft well cooked foods
Check into anti inflammatory diets like SCD , Paleo or gaps. These diets helps with symptoms for many and few lucky ones got into remission.
Add probiotics to diet - proven one VSL-3.
Search this forum for success stories in :
Spinach sunflower seed diet
Grape seed extract
Dr. Briggs protocol
Fecal transplant: check the power of poop website for more success stories
Everything is trial and error.Some attain remission by meds alone and the rest have to make some or major life style changes along with medication to attain remission.
This forum treasures a lot in terms of meds and alternative approaches to tackle UC. Make use of it.
Daughter 22 yrs- UC Pan colitis.-In Remission.
Diagnosed in May 2011
SCD diet (2011-2013)
Occasional sugar , milk and outside foods(2013- 2014)
Normal diet - 2015
Current meds- Lialda- 2 tabs a day.
5 Home fecal transplants for C.diff in dec 2011.
Post Edited (Bloom93) : 9/7/2015 3:18:47 PM (GMT-6)