"There are no nerves in it at all so you can’t feel a thing ― it really will just poop with no warning whatsoever."
Parenting a small child isn't easy. Ulcerative colitis makes it even harder.
Test subjects had to guzzle their own blood in the name of bloody research.
Having a close relationship to IBD has taught me about the urgent need for medical advances and cures for the disease.
Under normal circumstances, our immune system does its job of protecting the body from infection. However, in people who
When I first wrote about living with ulcerative colitis (UC), I was very optimistic, as I typically am. I had just been released
We all want our gut to feel good. No one wants a gut that is in constant turmoil possibly leading to serious conditions of
Thirty-five years and one week ago today I had my entire colon (large intestine) removed (known as a “colectomy”). I was
More than 3 million Americans say they have inflammatory bowel disease.
The benefits of ileostomies, colostomies, urostomies, and more are plentiful; however, regardless of the positive impact on a patient's quality of life, there is a significant stigma surrounding these life-saving devices.