by Anita Brown

My stoma surgery experience

by Anita Brown

Anita shares a detailed story of how she ended up with her stoma, what happened on the day of her stoma surgery and her recovery.

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

by Nathan Wheeler

How fitness helped my mental health

by Nathan Wheeler

Nathan shares his fitness journey from bunking off PE at school to hiking mountains post-op.

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

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 Sarah Smith

Emergency Stoma Surgery: What I Wish I Had Known

by Sarah Smith

It’s hard to know what to expect when facing stoma surgery, especially if you don’t have enough time to research beforehand. Sarah has shared some things she wishes she’d known before her stoma formation operation.

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Categories: Surgery, Stoma Tips

by Aleesha Verma

Managing Physical And Emotional Pain During Stoma Surgery

by Aleesha Verma

Aleesha experienced a prolapsed stoma towards the end of last year and has recently undergone surgery to fix the problem. In this blog, she talks about the physical and mental challenges she faced during her stay in hospital.

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Categories: Surgery, Mental Health