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by andrewg
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: My Soya Free Experiment
Replies: 2
Views: 2788

Re: My Soya Free Experiment

I've not had much trouble with Soya - but have found anything high in lactose can give me real issues.
by andrewg
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:17 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: My Soya Free Experiment
Replies: 2
Views: 2788

Re: My Soya Free Experiment

I've not had much trouble with Soya - but have found anything high in lactose can give me real issues.
by andrewg
Sun Dec 09, 2018 7:12 pm
Forum: Employment and Workplace Issues
Topic: Ill Health Retirement
Replies: 1
Views: 1885

Re: Ill Health Retirement

It depends on whether they determine you would be able to have gainful employment between now and the state retirement age. If they think you can work - even part time - then it's unlikely you would qualify
by andrewg
Tue Jul 04, 2017 2:18 pm
Forum: What would you like to see ?
Topic: Forum Upgrade
Replies: 0
Views: 5205

Forum Upgrade

Forum Upgrade
Hi
The forum has now been upgraded to a more mobile friendly and social media friendly version. 8)
by andrewg
Sat Jun 23, 2012 7:22 pm
Forum: What would you like to see ?
Topic: List of Safe Foods and ones that are under debate
Replies: 3
Views: 20765

Re: List of Safe Foods and ones that are under debate

Hi, There is advice on two pages - http://www.ulcerativecolitis.org.uk/dietarychanges.htm and the advice sheet on the information sheets page http://www.ulcerativecolitis.org.uk/informationsheets/index.htm There isn't really a set of safe foods - because everyone reacts differently. For example some...
by andrewg
Tue Mar 13, 2012 11:37 pm
Forum: Colitis Charter And Petition
Topic: Ulcerative Colitis Charter
Replies: 12
Views: 24560

Re: Ulcerative Colitis Charter

Hi Folks,

FYI - There is now a new petition on -

http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/3049

More details on the info page -

http://www.ulcerativecolitis.org.uk/col ... tition.htm
by andrewg
Mon Feb 15, 2010 11:56 pm
Forum: Medications
Topic: Is Heartburn Linked to UC Medications?
Replies: 6
Views: 4528

Re: Is Heartburn Linked to UC Medications?

Hi,

Predisolone is know to cause acid reflux (heart burn).

~Andy
by andrewg
Tue Mar 17, 2009 1:51 pm
Forum: Colitis Charter And Petition
Topic: Ulcerative Colitis Charter
Replies: 12
Views: 24560

Re: Ulcerative Colitis Charter

Hi,

None yet. Usually the longer the better - as it means they are actually looking into things.

~Andy
by andrewg
Wed Nov 26, 2008 6:49 pm
Forum: Colitis Charter And Petition
Topic: Ulcerative Colitis Charter
Replies: 12
Views: 24560

Re: Ulcerative Colitis Charter

The Petition is now live at

http://petitions.number10.gov.uk/ColitisCharter/

~Andy
by andrewg
Tue Nov 25, 2008 1:04 am
Forum: Colitis Charter And Petition
Topic: Ulcerative Colitis Charter
Replies: 12
Views: 24560

Re: Ulcerative Colitis Charter

Hi,

Nothing wrong - just that it isn't routinely offered to people. I firmly believe that it is part of the duty of care of the government to ensure everyone with colitis has access to disabled toilets. It should be offered to people rather than them having to ask.

~Andy