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Ulcerative Colitis

How to Survive a First Date With Ulcerative Colitis

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Keep It Comfortable


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Know Where the Bathrooms Are


ordering lunch
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Scan the Menu


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Pack a Spare


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To Talk (or Not) About UC


cancelling a date
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Listen to Your Body


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Enjoy the Moment


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Keep It Light


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Take Care of Your Mental Health


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Know You Deserve Love


Lara DeSanto

Lara DeSanto

@laradesanto

Lara is a former digital editor for HealthCentral, covering Sexual Health, Digestive Health, Head and Neck Cancer, and Gynecologic Cancers. She continues to contribute to HealthCentral while she works towards her masters in marriage and family therapy and art therapy. In a past life, she worked as the patient education editor at the American College of OB-GYNs and as a news writer/editor at WTOP.com.