by Nathan Wheeler

Me, My Ostomy and a Mountain

by Nathan Wheeler

Nathan shares his experience of climbing a mountain with his friends and what he did to prepare for his adventure!

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by Nathan Wheeler

Barbie Butts - What to expect

by Nathan Wheeler

Nathan shares his experience of having a proctocolectomy a.k.a. a Barbie Butt. The highs and lows of making the decision to have surgery and his positive experience since then!

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Chronic Illness, Raising Awareness, Surgery

by Nathan Wheeler

Living With Body Dysmorphia And A Stoma

by Nathan Wheeler

Body dysmorphia is a mental health condition that sees people worrying about flaws in their appearance, which are usually unnoticeable to others. In this blog, Nathan talks about his experience living with a stoma and body dysmorphia.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Mental Health

by Nathan Wheeler

Getting Fit After Stoma Surgery

by Nathan Wheeler

In Nathan’s first blog of the year, he shares his top tips for getting into shape and how he started his fitness journey after stoma surgery.

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Categories: Surgery, Physical Activity, Mental Health

by Nathan Wheeler

The Internet Saved My Life

by Nathan Wheeler

Nathan shares how the groups and forums he found online helped build his confidence and enabled him to live a fuller life as an ostomate.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma