September 25, 2017

Fecal Microbiota Transplantation at Conference in Bethesda July 24-26

The human Microbiome Science conference is coming up July 24-26 in Bethesda, MD, USA. Among the topics that will be discussed are how bacteria in the human body, the microbiome, affect basically every aspect of bodily functions, including the immune system, weight, moods and behavior, to infectious and autoimmune diseases. Fecal Microbiota Transplantation will also […]

Fecal Transplant for Ulcerative Colitis – how many do you need to do?

How many Fecal Transplants do I need to do? One question I have often gotten is how many Fecal Transplants do I need to do and for how long. Since until very recently very few doctors would perform the Fecal transplant procedure (also known as Fecal Microbiota Transplants, Fecal Enemas and several other names) in […]

Fecal Transplants at home cured Ulcerative Colitis – update a year and a half later

I have gotten many questions and comments on whether I am still symptom-free. I’m happy to say that I am still symptom-free and actually doing better than I was before getting Ulcerative Colitis. Today it will have been exactly 18 months since I did the last of my self-administered Fecal Transplants at home to cure […]

Bupropion as a treatment for Ulcerative Colitis

This article is about drugs that can help work with Fecal Transplants to make them more effective for Ulcerative Colitis. It grew out of several responses I have written to emails from people who have visited this site. What dramatically tipped the illness in my favor was when I started taking the anti-depressant drugs Bupropion […]

Fecal Transplants are under way – Day 7

I started with the Fecal Transplants /Human Probiotic Infusions / Bacterial Therapy to treat Ulcerative Colitis last Sunday night June 12, so that would make today day 7.  A quick note is that there are many names for the simple process of taking fresh stool, mixing it with salt water and then infusing it using […]

Introduction, Ulcerative Colitis and Fecal Transplant procedure

Almost 12 years ago I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis after I got back from traveling abroad about a month before my 21st birthday. While I had often had loose stool and more frequent than normal movements throughout my life this was a lot worse than anything I had ever experienced. After high doses of […]