~I'm thankful for a job
~I'm thankful for a wonderful carring and supportive husband and family
~I'm thankful for my beautiful daughter
~I'm thankful for the wonderful friends in my life that laugh with me when we have conversations about
~I'm thankful for finding the forum
~I'm thankful for a careing, intelligent GI doctor who is very
~I'm thankful for being alive!!!
~I'm thankful I have mild UC - mild being the operative word.
dx Pancolitis, mild, w/more activity on left side & IBS
12 Asacol a day; 1 Rowasa at night during flare/1 a week during remission; Nexium; Probiotic; Multi-Vitamin; Flax Seed Oil
UC manifesting to other organs: joints, eyes (Iritis) & skin (Erythema Nodusom)
Controlling w/MEDS & DIET (eliminating animal protein, white flour, sugar, dairy, eggs, & nightshade veggies)
Current Status: Ending 5 month remission w/mini-flare :-(