by Anita Brown

My Awful Experience With Urosepsis Part Two

by Anita Brown

Anita is just getting over her fourth time with sepsis. In part two of her blog, she shares her frightening experience and what it’s like to have an infection as a urostomate.

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Categories: Raising Awareness, Continence Care, Urostomy

by Anita Brown

My Awful Experience With Urosepsis Part One

by Anita Brown

Anita is just getting over her fourth time with sepsis. In this blog which is part one of two, she shares her frightening experience and what it’s like to have an infection as a urostomate.

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Categories: Raising Awareness, Continence Care, Urostomy

by Anita Brown

A Hernia – What Next?

by Anita Brown

Parastomal hernias are a known issue amongst ostomates, Anita is currently dealing with one at the site of her bladder removal surgery.

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Categories: Stoma Problems

by Anita Brown

Pets As Therapy

by Anita Brown

Anita shares a story with us about her experience as an activities coordinator in a residential care home, and how a travelling farm brought joy to all the staff and residents. She also tells us about her chocolate Lab, Sherlock, and how he supports her.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma

by Anita Brown

Raising Bladder Cancer Awareness

by Anita Brown

Anita spent most of May raising awareness about Bladder Cancer. Here she shares why this is so important, and how well it went using social media to bring people together.

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Categories: Raising Awareness, Continence Care

by Anita Brown

Bladder Removal Saved My Life

by Anita Brown

Anita discusses why she had her bladder removed and how it unexpectedly saved her life. Living with a urostomy may sound daunting, but for some people it’s the only option, Anita provides some advice.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Continence Care, Surgery, Urostomy