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sex and the stoma stigma

Sex and a stoma It is a very taboo subject in the ostomy world, recently I had the chance to speak to a lovely lady called Sue Lennon, our paths crossed on discussing a different subject via a feed on twitter. You always see people talking about this subject but never a means for an

50:50 raffle

*LAUNCH POST FOR STOMA HEROES 50:50 RAFFLE*   We at stoma heroes have started our new 50:50 raffle, its a new exciting fundraising idea so that we can focus on reaching our goals and help in the research and understanding of #diverticulitis.   The Stoma Heroes 50:50 raffle is fully licensed and registered with section

Type 2 Diabetes, my denial

My type 2 diabetes journey, Going back to January 2018, I was still coming to terms with my ileostomy, and the different feelings and emotions that would come along on my journey. I was not feeling too good, I felt lethargic and drained, and a felt weak. learning from past issues I thought I best

Emma’s story

  My story started 29th September 2018 started to feel Ill thought I had a water infection. Saw a doctor on the 1st October given antibiotics. I felt so Ill & in loads of pain didn’t go to work the next day. On weds 3rd October I saw my doctor he said water sample came
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