by Aleesha Verma

The Gutless Graduate - Survival Guide With A Stoma

by Aleesha Verma

Aleesha has recently graduated from university. In this blog she shares her tips and experiences with studying whilst dealing with ulcerative colitis and living with a stoma.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma

by Aleesha Verma

My Experiences With Homemade Indian Remedies For Ulcerative Colitis

by Aleesha Verma

Aleesha has lots of well-meaning friends and family around her, but some of their suggestions during her battle with ulcerative colitis were quite frustrating. Homemade remedies were never going to ‘cure’ her disease. Read on to learn about her experience.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Diet

by Aleesha Verma

Swimming With An Ileostomy Bag

by Aleesha Verma

With beach holidays on her mind, Aleesha provides some tips for swimming with a stoma and shares what works for her.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Travel, Physical Activity

by Aleesha Verma

Work Life And A Stoma

by Aleesha Verma

When Aleesha first had stoma surgery she was concerned that having an ileostomy would hold her back in life, here she explains how wrong she was and why having a stoma has actually enhanced her life.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Stoma Tips

by Aleesha Verma

The Gutless Warrior

by Aleesha Verma

Aleesha is known as the Gutless Warrior online, sharing her stoma journey and offering advice to her fellow ostomates and those living with IBD. Read on to hear how this came about and why she’s so happy to help.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Raising Awareness

by Aleesha Verma

IBD, An Ileostomy And My Relationship

by Aleesha Verma

In this blog post Aleesha shares how her long-term relationship has been affected over the years by her inflammatory bowel disease and stoma surgery.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Relationships