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  1. motheroftwins

    Feeling Yucky

    Hi All, I've been feeling crummy lately. Stomach has been acting up... been vomiting non-stop for the last 5 days. :frown: I have been having symptoms that have really been bothering me: every time I stand my tummy feels twisted with sharp pain, in those moments. I can't breath for a couple...
  2. motheroftwins

    Quick question

    Hello all, my latest blood work showed my Neutrophil was 89.7 which is high normal range is (33.0-75.0) and my Lymphocyte 8.2 which is low, normal is (20.0- 53.0) I am already anemic and my wbc is 20 which is high, normal is (4.1-11.0). I probably have nothing to worry about but if anyone could...
  3. motheroftwins

    I am so frustrated

    Hello everyone, Went to my GI doctor today @ 10am and he politely told me he didn't know how to treat my condition and made arrangements for me to see a new GI doctor. The appointment was made immediately with the new GI doctor @ 2:15 (same day). I went to my new appointment met the new doctor...
  4. motheroftwins

    Interesting Read

    I found this very interesting as I learn more about Collagenous Colitis. http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/14/1643.pdf
  5. motheroftwins

    My Journey

    Hi everyone, Just got my colonoscopy report and had several diagnoses from Sept. 18 til now. My GI doctor sugarcoated my diagnoses and lead me to believe I had Collagenous Colitis. However, my symptoms did not fit the diagnoses. I had explosive diarrhea 10-15 times a day with blood. Severe tummy...
  6. motheroftwins

    Resources on Offical Acts

    Some info I thought may help.. :) Official Acts in different countries - Highlights: U.S. department of labor -- FMLA (Family and Medical Leave Act): http://www.dol.gov/esa/whd/fmla/ The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission: ADA (The Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990)...
  7. motheroftwins

    Collagenous Colitis?

    Hello, I had a colonscopy done on Sept. 13 and they found Collagenous Colitis in one of my biopsy and they also said my tissue in my colon is breaking down and they called it hyalinized colitis. On my CT scan they found lesions and active colitis. I was hoping someone could help me figure out...
  8. motheroftwins

    My Story

    Hi my name is Suzie and been dealing with severe diarrhea since 1993. A little of my story: when I was a baby I had Pyloric Stenosis, then later, peptic ulcers during my teenage and young adult years. When I started having D I just thought it was normal and didn't really think about until I was...