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Ostomyvisitor California
Hi, I'm Larry Pilarski... I'm a Colon Cancer survivor...  13 years ago I was having problems... More
Stephanie S. Jewett California
Stephanie Shore Jewett, RN, MBA I was born and raised in Iowa and I was very close to my... More
I spent years making fun of lotions, potions, pill, and pwders. I also had 3 Ulcers, 1... More
Tammy S. Richmond, Virginia
im a 9year colonrectal survivor of colonrectal cancer staget3c with 2tumors, had 2 different... More
ShelleyH La Grange, Kentucky
Have suffered with UC for the past 8 yrs. My father has had it for yrs. his mother died of colon... More

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Colostomy needs a Jade Goody by Martin Patient Expert and honesty, there doesn’t appear to be any famous colostomy bag wearers. It would seem celebrities..., colostomy bags are never going to be cool, but would it really be career suicide to admit to having one...
Ileostomy, Colostomy, and Ileoanal Reservoir Surgery by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert . The surgeries are called ileostomy and colostomy. When the colon and rectum are removed...) to the stoma. When the rectum is removed, the surgeon performs a colostomy to attach the colon...
Papa's got a brand new colostomy bag by Martin Patient Expert There are 13 tracks available in the iTunes Store with colostomy in the title. In the history... tag, because for my money only a true genius would write a song about a colostomy bag. And that, pop...
From the WTF? Files: Man East Colostomy Bag Contents by Megan and Mark H. Patient Expert . When the attorney told him no, Orr apparently put his colostomy bag on the table, squeezed out the contents...
"Crazy Sexy Cancer," Colostomies, Doctors, and Everything In Between! by Tanya T. Patient Expert . With that said, here goes - one of the things I'm facing is a possible colostomy. Now, this could be good, could be bad.../2008/06/could-be-good-could-be-bad-promised. ) Of course, I would prefer to not have a colostomy...
Things like this don't happen when you've got a colostomy bag by Martin Patient Expert You can always spot someone with ulcerative colitis in a shopping centre. We’re the ones who don’t look entirely at ease. We’re the ones constantly scouring our surroundings for toilet directions. That’s us with the twitch
Vitala(TM) Continence Control Device Gets 501(K) Approval from FDA – Big News for Those Who Have Had Colostomy – Qua by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven innovative, non-intrusive ostomy continence control device, for people with an end colostomy. The Vitala™ Continence Control Device allows individuals to manage their colostomy without a pouch, belt or...
Finding My Way Through by Robert S. Patient Expert As far as colostomy care goes, I feel confident. It ain't exactly rocket science. The "getting used to it" is about 99% mental. I have my ups & downs with it. I also realize my only exposure to colostomies in the past...
How was your weekend? by Martin Patient Expert enough without the added problem of a colostomy bag continually refilling itself like the magic porridge pot.  Saturday...

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Treatment ... ed back together. However, if the rectum needs to be removed, a colostomy bag will be attached for drainage. A colostomy bag col ... » Read on
Introduction ... arge intestine is the colon and the rectum. A colostomy is a surgical procedure in which your colon is cut and ... » Read on