How ulcerative colitis almost killed Robert Redfords son

How ulcerative colitis almost killed Robert Redford’s son DAYLA ALBERGE PUBLISHED: 23:43 GMT, 12 March 2012 | UPDATED: 00:59 GMT, 13 March 2012 When James Redford began suffering agonising stomach pain, fevers and weight loss in his teens, he and his family just put it down to a mysterious bug or him being a ‘nervous child’.