You Don't Look Sick: Quick and Dirty Tips for Surviving Ulcerative Colitis

You Don't Look Sick: Quick and Dirty Tips for Surviving Ulcerative Colitis

by AW Cross

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781775178729
Publisher: Glory Box Press
Publication date: 05/27/2016
Series: Quick and Dirty Tips for Surviving , #1
Pages: 126
Sales rank: 688,415
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.30(d)

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

PREFACE.............................................................................................................. 1

INTRODUCTION............................................................................................. 2

CHAPTER ONE

ULCERATIVE COLITIS: YOU DON’T LOOK SICK..................................... 5

CHAPTER TWO

I CAN’T FEEL MY FACE: PHYSICAL CONSEQUENCES OF ULCERATIVE COLITIS AND HOW TO COPE............................................................................................................. 9

CHAPTER THREE

BE PREPARED FOR HELL: PLAN AHEAD................................................. 21

CHAPTER FOUR

30,000 POUNDS OF BANANAS: WHAT TO PUT IN YOUR

MOUTH.............................................................................................................. 31

CHAPTER FIVE

THE HAND THAT FEEDS: SURVIVING HEALTHCARE

PROFESSIONALS............................................................................................ 43

CHAPTER SIX

GET UP, STAND UP: EXERCISE AND ULCERATIVE COLITIS…………………………………………..………………………..47

CHAPTER SEVEN

LONG WAY FROM HOME: TRAVEL AND SOCIAL EVENTS................ 53

CHAPTER EIGHT

SHAKE IT OUT: THE EMOTIONAL IMPACT OF

ULCERATIVE COLITIS.................................................................................. 59

CHAPTER NINE

AFTERNOON DELIGHT: SEX, PREGNANCY, AND

ULCERATIVE COLITIS.................................................................................. 73

CHAPTER TEN

PAJAMAS ALL DAY: WHAT TO WEAR DURING A FLARE..................... 81

CHAPTER ELEVEN

ASSHOLES EVERYWHERE: THE PEOPLE YOU’LL MEET.................... 87

CHAPTER TWELVE

BITE YOUR LIP AND FAKE IT: SOCIAL MEDIA...................................... 91

CHAPTER THIRTEEN

THE DRUGS DON’T WORK: A GUIDE TO BEING

IN THE HOSPITAL.......................................................................................... 95

CHAPTER FOURTEEN

EYE OF THE TIGER: TOUGH LOVE RULES FOR SURVIVING

ULCERATIVE COLITIS................................................................................ 103

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS.......................................................................... 107

APPENDIX........................................................................................................ 109

GLOSSARY........................................................................................................ 113

INDEX................................................................................................................ 115

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