by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma – Saving Turtles

by Rachael Kin

Rachael has been thinking about her effect on the environment and how having a stoma can contribute extra waste to the planet. Here she shares a few tips for reducing that impact.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Raising Awareness

by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma - An Olive-less Existence

by Rachael Kin

Can you digest olives with a stoma? Rachael shares her experience of a stoma blockage caused by her a biggest food love: olives. Read on to see what happened when Rachael ignored what turned out to be some very important advice.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Diet, Stoma Problems

by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma – A Kick Up The Rear

by Rachael Kin

Rachael’s long-term partner was unfortunately far from supportive when she became ill and had stoma surgery. In this blog post, she shares how it all came to an end.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Relationships

by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma – And The Winner Is

by Rachael Kin

Rachael has recently won Miss Beauty UK 2019, but in this blog she shares the story of her first pageant entry and how things didn’t quite go her way, despite a very well behaved stoma!

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Categories: Living With A Stoma

by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma – Time For The Ball

by Rachael Kin

Rachael actively raises awareness of IBD and stomas. In this month’s blog she tells us how a trip to Wales just before her stoma surgery, resulted in her applying for a beauty pageant and ultimately winning the regional title of Miss Divine Buckinghamshire 2018.

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Categories: Raising Awareness, Mental Health, Relationships

by Rachael Kin

Cinderella With A Stoma – Ileus

by Rachael Kin

In the sixth instalment of Rachael’s blog series ‘Cinderella With A Stoma’, she continues to share her experience of stoma surgery and the unfortunate complications that came with it

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Categories: Chronic Illness, Surgery