Complications of Ulcerative Colitis

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Complications of Ulcerative Colitis (and How to Spot Them) Living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease is an adventure all by itself. You never know from one day to the next how your day is going to go or what surprises await you. I thought it might be helpful, particularly for new patients, if I wrote a two-part series of complications…

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Happy 3rd Birthday, Colitis Ninja!!!

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Happy Birthday, Colitis Ninja!   Hey guys!!! I can’t believe that on March 18th, it will be THREE YEARS since I began blogging. So many things have happened since the Inception of the Ninja… I’m overwhelmed at the support and how much she has “grown” since then. It’s been an incredible experience and I honestly can’t imagine doing anything else. In…

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IBD vs “Stomach Flu”

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The Difference Between IBD & Stomach Flu Patients living with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) have a strong message they’d like to share with the rest of the world: IBD is not the “stomach flu.” Not even close. Gastroenteritis, as the stomach flu is officially known, is most commonly caused by a virus. I will be using the terms interchangeably….

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