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2 months ago
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RE: phantom urge to fart / poop.........

thanks for the response. no rectal stump ( or anything else below the small intestine )

2 months ago
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RE: Hollister One-Piece Leakage issue

the coloplast 13860 has a clear front and is a good solidly made 1 pc bag that is reasonably priced. you do have to cut your own wafers but thats...

2 months ago
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RE: Ive been sick

Chelly disability is a loooong slow process ( usually 3yrs ) BUT, if successful you get back pay, the down side is you CAN NOT WORK during t...

2 months ago
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RE: Osotomy packages left outside

hey Mike i get your worry, living in thailand where we have seasons, dry and hot, rainy and hot and HOT hot, i leave a note on my gate if im...

2 months ago
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RE: Stoma Golf

so far no problems for me. i play 9 holes 2 or 3X a month. definately cant ( or just afraid to ) swing as hard as i used to but that happens wh...

2 months ago
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RE: Your experience as a LGBTQ+ ostomate?

hi Vicki im sorry you have had to deal with that vitriolic ignorance. you dont say where you live, if its the states, my advice is RUN, d...

4 months ago
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RE: Rinsing the output (feces) out of the pouch

@bigmike322 bum guns are availble on amazon for around $30. super easy to install and it will change your life............

4 months ago
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RE: Rinsing the output (feces) out of the pouch

@veganostomy i fill 1/3 and swish it around. ( the cold water actually feels good to me ) as for getting my hands dirty, its easi...

4 months ago
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RE: Rings and skin wipes

i use a mix of products with zero issues. i tried the hydrocolliod rings and they were a disaster for me. leaks in less than 36hrs and a nightmar...

4 months ago
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RE: High Waisted Boxer Shorts (for men)

i feel your pain on this one. at night i wear uniqlo boxer briefs - theyre not too pricey and the waistband sits just above the top of my flange. ...

4 months ago
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RE: Rinsing the output (feces) out of the pouch

@veganostomy i rinse my bag with a bum gun ( bottle of water when not available ) every single time i empty as i not only feel cleaner but the ...

4 months ago
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RE: A Mini Guide to Ostomy Supplies : Barrier Rings (w/ video)

Hi Sarah i had a horrible time getting my wafer / rings to stick after surgery and my skin was an absolute disaster. after testing every ...

4 months ago
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RE: A Mini Guide to Ostomy Supplies : Barrier Rings (w/ video)

hi Lois I tried thicker rings and they caused more leaks for me. i find the thinner rings easier to get thin around the outside edge. i use O...

4 months ago
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RE: What barrier rings are the best

hi Mike I have finally figured out a good system for me which includes an Ovand ostomy ring from amazon ( $16.99 for a box of 10 ) i get 8 changes f...

4 months ago
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RE: Trying different fruits

watermelon and cantalope ! try dragonfruit and sweet yellow mangos if you can get them at a reasonable price. both are easily digestabl...

10 months ago
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RE: Sick cat :(

sorry for your loss

10 months ago
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RE: Coloplast Customer Service lacking

i went thru the same thing when i filled out the request form for samples and it said " someone may call you to confirm your address" what they ...

10 months ago
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RE: Hello from Tokyo

welcome. good luck in your recovery. listen to your body and take it slow. too much too soon will cause major setbacks........

11 months ago
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