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by CPickles
Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:32 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: Stress!
Replies: 5
Views: 6196

Re: Stress!

BathgateUC - good to hear that you have noticed a personal link between stress and the dread flare-ups :devil: . I hate prednisolones too, but they do work. I cannot wait to finish up my reducing dose. I have just started azathiprine 25mg and allopurinl (?mg) daily so hoping they will help. Consider...
by CPickles
Tue Jan 15, 2013 9:14 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: How I Beat Ulcerative Colitis - Success Story
Replies: 20
Views: 36580

Re: How I Beat Ulcerative Colitis - Success Story

A certain amount of sceptism arises in me when I see a new and wonderful food recommended - oh yes here we go again.

The main thing I would take from this "success" story is the part 1 - manage your stress better.
And then on the diet issue, avoid your trigger foods
by CPickles
Mon Jan 07, 2013 3:02 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: Stress!
Replies: 5
Views: 6196

Re: Stress!

Hi Kent_Sile, Thanks a million for the reply. I was begining to give up hope when there were circa 50 views but no reply. Yes I agree that there are certainly two parts to it - before a flare up and during a flare up. The reason for asking is that I did a stress test a while back during remission as...
by CPickles
Tue Jan 01, 2013 12:13 pm
Forum: Lifestyle, Diet, and Natural Treatments for Ulcerative Colitis
Topic: Stress!
Replies: 5
Views: 6196

Stress!

Firstly Happy new year, hopefully 13 is lucky for you 8) There is plenty of advice on diets - some more zealous than others. But there doesn't seem to be as much discussion on stress?? Is it just something that we have to accept as part of life. What is your opinion on it and what do you do to relax...