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Married to Someone With Ulcerative Colitis? This Letter's for You

As part of HealthCentral's open letter series, a woman with UC writes to anyone out there caring for a partner with IBD

Jackie with her husband
Jackie with her husband, holding hands showing their wedding bands.Melinda Hope Photography
    "UC is like an angry doubt cloud that hangs over all the good in your life, and if we let it, it will rob us of all of our most precious things."
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    Jackie with her husband
    Jackie with her husbandMelinda Hope Photography
    Jackie Zimmerman

    Jackie Zimmerman

    @JackieZimm

    Jackie Zimmerman is a multiple sclerosis and ulcerative colitis patient and the founder of Girls With Guts. Since diagnosis, she has blogged her IBD journey at Blood, Poop, and Tears. Jackie has worked hard to become a strong voice in the patient advocacy community. In her free time (what free time?!) she spends time with her two rescue pups, her husband Adam and plays roller derby. She’s online @JackieZimm.