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Hey Blake, Have no fear, becasue fear will take you out, do what  you need to be complete again and trust me all will fall into place. Fred Don't worry this problem affects all, and I know there will be someone gay out there that you wil... (3 hours ago)
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Froget it all, once you have the ostomy you will lose some weight but just do what you like regarding eating all will be fine, it will be a new life for you. (3 hours ago)
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Great feedback!     So, I'm using the same tried and true closures I've seen (roll down with velcro). That way I'm not reinventing the wheel. The flushable bag my doc tested held 2 cups of water for a couple hours when suspended and ... (4 hours ago)
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Topic: Colostomy bag concept from a surgeon
Hi Alan,  Great idea!  I am so glad that new ideas are being presented.  I have to agree with MMSH...what about the leaks, especially with those of us who have ileostomies?  Our output is more liquid.  I would like to ch... (4 hours ago)
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Topic: Colostomy bag concept from a surgeon
Hi, Susan. Leaks are terrible. I might recomend using medical tape to hold the flange in place. This works for me to create a good seal.Other than that, you should be using a belt with your appliance, and you may need a convex flange. Hope this ... (4 hours ago)
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Topic: Leaks! Help!
alan, glad to see that someone is thinking about new products. the idea sounds a bit complicated to me, however i cant envision how you would keep everything from leaking on everything else. if you got that worked out , and i`m sure you dont wan... (5 hours ago)
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Topic: Colostomy bag concept from a surgeon
Hey everyone,  I'm posting because my nephew has been diagnosed with a severe case of Crohn's. He's only 14 but looks like he's 11. Underweight, smaller than his little brother, can't play football or wrestle anymore. Terrible. However, th... (5 hours ago)
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Topic: Colostomy bag concept from a surgeon
Hi again....I can't eat the no sugar brand yogurt because it makes my stomach hurt, give me indigestion.  I think it is the fake sweetner.  Take care and good luck.  LH  (5 hours ago)
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Susan, After my emergency surgery, my GI doc told me it'll take about a year for the strength to return. It was more like two years until I felt fully recovered. Certainly, my health was very poor for several years before almost dying, but try ... (August 3rd, 2015)
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Blog: New ileostomy recovery
Zywie - I look forward to catching up with you in General Chat. All the best, Bryce (August 3rd, 2015)
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P.S. Bryce, I said it freaks me out when they are looking for relationships, not friends. ;) (August 3rd, 2015)
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Hey Bryce, I haven't been attending this site like I use too for various reasons. I will probably start checking it out a bit more often. If we're on at the same time perhaps we can chat in General Chat? Yes, you are right, I learn something eve... (August 3rd, 2015)
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Zywie - Had a chance to read your blog and your profile (a couple of times) and we are in sync with many of our outlooks. I also agree with your site analysis, too many misunderstand the functionality. Yes, I am married but it is not as if I am ... (August 3rd, 2015)
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Kathy, It is so hard when the problems come in groups! You are not alone either! Mychronsandcolitis site is a great place to get some advice too! Take care Kathy! just remember that You are strong and can over come anything!! (August 2nd, 2015)
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