8 Tips for Coping With Ulcerative Colitis
Living with ulcerative colitis
By Anne Harding
Day-to-day life with ulcerative colitis (UC) can be a major challenge. This inflammatory bowel disease affects the digestive tract, and during flare-ups can cause abdominal pain, fever, weight loss, and chronic, bloody diarrhea.
At times, coping with the disease means being a minute away from a bathroom. But there are other ways to cope. Here are eight tips from people with this chronic illness.