Friday, 09 October 2020 / Published in Blog, News
Its been a while, but some of the stoma heroes local support group members met up for the first time since February. After consulting the Crispin community centre in street and following their guidelines we held a meeting, it was great for the ostomates to be able to get together and talk about their lock
Friday, 25 September 2020 / Published in Blog, News
Please click on the below link if you purchase items from Amazon. The link will take you to Amazon Smile where, if you make purchases, you will have an option to nominate a charity of your choice, ie; StomaHeroes, and Amazon will donate a small percentage of your purchase value to your chosen charity. This
Friday, 31 July 2020 / Published in Blog, News
As part of our drive to show others that having a stoma isn’t the end of the world, I recently visited the Glastonbury Tor, I was taking part in a filming about the place I grew up. It is a great place visit and the views on a really clear day makes it worth while,
Monday, 22 June 2020 / Published in Blog, News
Hannah has written a fantastic document about some tips that she has discovered whilst living her life as an ostomate and dealing with the subject of sex and having an ostomy. Its a subject that doesn’t get spoken about to much, Hannah has wanted to write this for a while and has given an insight
Monday, 15 June 2020 / Published in Blog, News
Prior to going into hospital you might be feeling a little apprehensive and nervous, you have so many things going on in your mind that getting stuff ready for your stay becomes blurred as to what you might need. We have drawn up a checklist to help you out with this to try and take
Saturday, 13 June 2020 / Published in Blog, News
Recently a story of the young man in Barnsley who opted to end his life has been reported on in a the media, sadly he didnt want to live a life with a stoma. This has caused quite a debate throughout the ostomy world from many places and not just here in the UK. At
Thursday, 21 May 2020 / Published in News
we have created some slides to give you a brief looking into the reason and disease symptoms for ostomy patients   Stomas-explained
Monday, 20 April 2020 / Published in diet & nutrition, News
Food choices after your bowel surgery Small bowel: – it will continue to work and absorb and digest all the good things it needs after the formation of the ileostomy Large bowel: – after the formation of the ileostomy the large bowel will absorb less salt and water and your output could be loose at
Sunday, 29 March 2020 / Published in Blog, News
a chat with trio health care a little insight of my journey of having a reversal.
Sunday, 29 March 2020 / Published in Blog, News
An Interview With The Founder Of The Stoma Heroes Support Group please have a read, stoma heroes has come on a little since this interview, we are now a charity and looking to progress and work with local hospitals. kind regards shane