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gatvol4 South Africa
To receive info from other people about recovery

patink United States
I've had an ileostomy for around a year now, but I had severe Crohn's for years before. I was hospitalized or bedridden so frequently during high school and after that, that I've lost touch with almost all my friends as they go off to college in othe...

clyecan7 United States
I live with my German Shepherd on acreage in Southern Oregon. 10 year employment with state agency. Love music--explore all kinds, particularly electric blues, and a perpetual Beatle fan. Diagnosed with colorectal cancer in August 2012, then chemo (3...

TeejayHoboken United States
I'm a very recent ostomy patient (2/14) and I have been so devastated and cannot accept this condition at all. I'm alone (single) and I really would have been more tolerant of this if I were with someone who loved and supported me, It's a lonely con...

alexnds05 United States
I had an emergency ostomy following diverticulitis. I then had a reversal. I'm looking to share medical information with others and learn from others

Markhlm Netherlands
Mark from Amsterdam,NL, will fill this in later,, great site hope to meet new friends and guys here who 'know' , guys to share stories and experiences with, have fun, meet during travel, and who knows? Very open guy here, love a good sense of hum...

Sister Australia
My sister has had recent surgery for bladder cancer & is struggling at home. We live at opposite ends of the state I am trying to help her by finding out how other people deal with their problems, get tips & tricks. At present she is unable to conce...

married63 Canada
have had a ileostomy for the last 9 years. Looking to talk to people about concerns that still occur

torobri Canada
I am in a open relationship that I have been in for 20 years I am 5feet 8inches tall heavy set and I like all sorts of things just ask BE

Sandibabyx United Kingdom
Hi, looking to talk to others, with possibility to meet for coffee, days out..

james83 Australia
I'm an easy going guy looking for someone who excepts me just the way I am

SKBills United States
Hi i'm a single disable mom was hurt in a car accident when I was young . Recently had Ostomy and Ileostomy as if being in a wheelchair was already hard to make friends lol now it seems every time I share that I have my ostomies men just run away ....

Bobbie an United States
I just need some to talk to some times and ask question I don't get out of the house much because if my ostomy

northeyalan United Kingdom
Hi I'm alan just had an loop ileostomy formed due to an abscess in my bum 4/4/14! Waiting for hopefully vac treatment on it. So painful. This is now my 3rd stoma. I was original diagnosed with uc back in 2006 and had emergency surgery. 2 year later ...

facinglife71 United States
I have had an ileostomy since 1982. It saved my life. Suffered for years with ulcerative colitis. I found that most people shy away from people in my condition. Life has become very lonely. I have had one relationship. He thought nothing of it...

Skidude United States
Total colectomy 3 years ago. Looking to give support to others. Very blessed to still be alive and not have any limitations to my lifestyle, or sporting activities.

Lizchanel United States

jeanie73 United Kingdom
looking for friend and orsomeone special. im 41 years old

kturner United States
I had my first colon resection sept 2012 and then another resection dec 2013 due to diverticulitis. The diverticulitis is still forming in the remaiming colon and now in my small intestines so now Im going to have surgery in april 2014 to remove the...

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Topic: Air travel with an ostomy

No dear, I love my country and I want to introduce all of our famous place to other people. And for your kind information I would like to inform you that Cox's Bazar was in the primary list the new 7 wonder which was led by Canadian-Swiss Be... (within 6 hours)
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Topic: Cox’s Bazar-the longest natural sea beach in the...

Hello Pam., thank you for your question., the stoma is highly vascular which is why a healthy stoma is rich in colour (red). As there is such a good blood flow the slightest knock from your finger or the wipe as you clean it will cause it to ble... (within 6 hours)
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Topic: blood from stoma

Christiesdad, You know there is more than one way to skin a cat. Oh for you cat lovers, which include me, it is a figure of speech. I asked my family doctor about the "slight" change in my sexability (ability to have sex, remember yo... (within 12 hours)
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Topic: discontinued sex life

Hi. I am 7 weeks since my surgery and the last couple days I have noticed blood in my bad. Then when I was washing around stoma there was alot more blood. I8s this normal? (within 12 hours)
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Topic: blood from stoma

I haven't read all of this. I hate to say it, but the biggest mistake is having your wife do change that - whether she said she'd do it or not. Taking care of the one you love to that extent takes a lot out of the romantic aspect. I know, I t... (within 12 hours)
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Topic: discontinued sex life

Do you get a percentage of all people that book their vacation there ? (within 12 hours)
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Topic: Cox’s Bazar-the longest natural sea beach in the...

Don't know - let's see what the internet genie has to say. It says 2 will be released around Christmas of 2014 and 3 (did you know there was a 3?) will be released Christmas 2015. I like avatar too. :) (within 12 hours)
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Hi, Peter, me again. Since I read this blog..it's all I think about. I'm 58, well past my years of reaching my goals and finding true love. Goals change a lot over the years and then tend to not be so important. True love, well, thought I ha... (April 19th, 2014)
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It would be nice if we could post times - but I'm not a planner. I pop in when I feel like it. Some times I'm in such a mean mood, I figure I better not; even though I have made a few nice friends in there and I'm sure they would just love to ... (April 19th, 2014)
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Blog: Well, new to this!

Hi to all,Yes we must live with the memories of all who have left us.But now we must carry on with the rest of the time we haveleft.Time heals a broken heart.Good luck to all.Have a happy and peaceful EasterLove Midgey (April 19th, 2014)
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Nice, I have three Beautiful Daughters and four Beautiful Grand daughters! (April 18th, 2014)
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Blog: April 2, Daughters week

Hey Laura,Welcome to the site. That is nice that you get to kind of experience a stoma and pouch. It is an adjustment but when you are healed and found the right products for you it isn't so bad. I believe ATTITUDE is EVERYTHING!Best of luck to ... (April 18th, 2014)
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Blog: Had my first meeting with my stoma nurse :)

Guys it is a good idea to post the time you plan on being in the chatroom in advance so others might make themselves available... Heck I've been in chat for an hour already tonight and not one visitor...but I didn't know I was gonna stop in eith (April 18th, 2014)
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Blog: Well, new to this!


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