I Have Diverticulosis

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    i have always suffered with constipation

    for years and had episodes of terrible lower stomache pain sweating faintness and general weekness then I go ok but the last 2 episodes have been far worse with complete numbness of hands then on second attack complete numbness of right leg from knee down I have also had...
    jaynerosemary jaynerosemary
    56-60, F
    Sep 3, 2015

    I Am 26 And I Have Diverticulosis. Diagnosed 2011

    To start off, I am a strong willed woman, who has Diverticulosis.I have always had, what my mother called, a poochy belly. I have always seemed to have this bloated belly since i was about 10 or 12. There were stress events that happened in early childhood that I was sure was the...
    cselliott71109 cselliott71109
    1 Response Jan 30, 2012

    Try This - Really

    Y'all should try this really: Aloe Juice. I use Lilly of the Desert, but I guess any kind is OK. You have to mix it w/ OJ or Grapefruit juice though, because it's gross. LOL. It does really, really help though. Better then fiber - in my opinion/situation. I still take fiber...
    wendieee wendieee
    1 Response Dec 10, 2012

    Me Too

    I was diagnosed with it when I was 26. The docs were shocked. Now I'm 37 and have been hospitalized about 4 / 5 times since. Have been having constant problems ever since. I get diverticulitis a couple times a year - at least. Sometimes I get it and treat it myself. Aloe juice...
    wendieee wendieee
    Dec 10, 2012

    The Possiblity Of Diverticulosis

    im 20 years old and looking at the possibility of me having either diverticulosis or diverticuler disease , im currently waiting to go for a endoscopy but my doctor seems to think it is diverticulosi..i dont really know how to feel about this yet , all i know is its really...
    MissZydrate MissZydrate
    Sep 27, 2010

    Too Young

    i am 26 years old and i was diagnosed with diverticulosis at the beginning of this year. i hate it, because i am so limited on what i can eat. i can't eat nuts and seeds and all that stuff b/c of this disorder, and i can't eat red orange or purple stuff b/c i am allergic to red...
    scooper scooper
    26-30, F
    5 Responses Oct 29, 2008

    I Have Diverticulosis

    I was diagnose with divericulosis about 3 years ago.  I have flare up  of abdominal pain, boating and just not feeling well.  My abdominal pain has been so bad that I have gone to ER.  Only to be given morphine iv, cat scan and then told there is not indication that my...
    fncy2 fncy2
    51-55, F
    Oct 24, 2011
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