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

by Anita Brown

Problems With Prescriptions

by Anita Brown

Anita has been directly affected by the NHS formularies which resulted in fewer stoma supplies being prescribed. Here she shares her experience which impacted the skin around her stoma, and caused unnecessary stress.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Raising Awareness, Continence Care, Stoma Products, Stoma Problems

by Anita Brown

Self-Isolation During The Coronavirus Pandemic

by Anita Brown

Anita has been self-isolating due to the coronavirus pandemic and the impact it would have on her should she be infected. Here she shares her experiences so far and reminds us of a few things we should consider.

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Categories: Chronic Illness, Mental Health, Coronavirus

by Anita Brown

Living With An Overactive Bladder

by Anita Brown

Anita has lived with continence issues her entire life. Here she discusses several things she’s dealt with and advises that anyone in a similar situation needn’t be embarrassed.

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Categories: Continence Care

by Anita Brown

Urostomate Leaks

by Anita Brown

Anita has been a urostomate for a while now but still sometimes experiences leaks. Here she shares how she deals with them.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Urostomy, Stoma Tips, Continence Tips