This popped up on my facebook page. Thought maybe someone might be interested in participating. /www.23andme.com/ibd/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=cpc&utm_campaign=PaidSocial-IBD&utm_content=23c_Social_Media_Paid
Marianne- age 47
DX Pancolitis in 2005. Family history of UC. Symptoms started shortly after I quit smoking
Tried every drug-even Remicade & Cyclosporine-Tried diets-nothing worked.
Step 1: J-pouch surgery (Laparoscopic restorative proctocolectomy w/ temporary diverting loop ileostomy) 6-25-10
Step 2: Take down surgery (Ileostomy reversal) 10/8/10
No more UC and no more drugs.Very happy j- poucher