The diagnosis was ulcerative colitis since the age of 19.   A 26-year-old woman had been hospitalized several times in the past few months, on steroids with surgery planned in 3 months if nothing changed.  After one visit with me and choosing to change her diet, here is the text I received:

“Hey, I’m doing well…The symptoms have all gone away and I’m not on any meds!!!  Thank you for all your help!”  Miranda T.