Meet & talk to fellow OstoMates Support | Friendship | Dating 20,587 members

Bearably50
member

About
I had a rectal prolapse repair in 2016 at which time my rectum was damaged. I have been going through many procedures and surgeries since then. I had an ileostomy for 3 months while my colon was healing from one of the surgeries. Now my situation is that I no longer have an ostomy but I cannot control my bowels. I have an option of keeping things the way they are or I can elect to have a colostomy. Right now I am wearing depends due to bowel incontinence. I have a decision to make and would really like to get some advise.
Other Members
m, 55
I'm a farm shop manager, sometime gardener, ex farmer, ex forester, ex tree surgeon, some...
United Kingdom
m, 62
Looking to enjoy life!
Florida, United States
m, 59
I do volunteer work while my wife works. I do work on the computer also. Also I so...
Massachusetts, United States
m, 62
Stoma care
United Kingdom
m, 58
“ what lies behind us, and what lies before us, are tiny matters compared to what lies w...
Iowa, United States
Currently online: 8    
2 members & 6 visitors
 
 
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.