by Jay Hyrons

PTSD And The Pesky Stoma

by Jay Hyrons

This month Jay shares her experience with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and how this mental health condition impacts on her ostomy.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Stoma Problems, Mental Health

by Jay Hyrons

Living With Irritable Bowel Syndrome And A Colostomy

by Jay Hyrons

Jay has been through the agony of a perforated bowel and now lives with a colostomy, yet there’s something else that also causes her pain: irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). In this blog, Jay discusses the anxiety of IBS and why she’s always concerned about a stoma bag leak.

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Categories: Stoma Problems

by Jay Hyrons

My Magical Trip To Malta

by Jay Hyrons

Jay recently travelled to Malta and used a hidden disabilities lanyard at the airport. Read on to hear about her experience

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Categories: Living With A Stoma, Travel

by Jay Hyrons

From Bleak to Blooming Using Coaching Techniques

by Jay Hyrons

Jay is almost ready to celebrate 5 years since her time in intensive care, here she reflects on what’s changed and how good her life became once she allowed herself to bloom, like a rose bush in spring.

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Categories: Living With A Stoma

by Jay Hyrons

Sussex Mountain Stoma

by Jay Hyrons

Jay Hyrons shares her experience of tabbing in The Falklands with a stoma, in honour of her late husband and in support of military charities

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Categories: Raising Awareness, Travel