Meet & talk to fellow OstoMates Support | Friendship | Dating 20,572 members

BeachRN
member

About
I'm a 65-year-old woman that recently had surgery on my obstructed bowel. I have a colostomy. My sigmoid colon was affected.
I have a lot of questions. I can accept the fact that I've had this surgical procedure and not sure at this point if I would have it reversed. I'm interested in feedback regarding reversal. I'm an RN and I think that helps although
I worked in pedi psych during my career. This is all very new to me.
I spend 6 months in Naples Florida during the Winter and worried that the hot weather may affect the colostomy bag.
Wondering if anyone has a favorite. I have tried Hollister and Coloplast, SenSura, Mio 1 piece pouch. I prefer the one piece as it seems easier for me.
Looking forward to chatting with anyone.
Best, C
Other Members
m, 64
I am a kind loving person seeking relationships with same. I do not drink or use drugs. I...
British Columbia, Canada
m, 62
I have had an ileostomy about 30 years ago, still have skin problems, etc., and how hidra...
California, United States
PJT
m, 64
My name is Paul and I was originally diagnosed with colitis in the 1970's, but subsequen...
New York, United States
m, 66
Just browsing for contact, feeling out for common interests, etc, then nice communication...
California, United States
m, 66
I enjoy visiting new people from all over.
Indiana, United States
Currently online: 11    
3 members & 8 visitors
SLAM64 (f)
 
 
Welcome to MeetAnOstoMate - the largest online community for people with an ostomy.
If you have questions or just want to meet and chat with others, join us and enjoy our great community.