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RE: Pros and Cons one peice vs 2 peice?

🤣 I love that analogy. There needs to be a massive prize for whoever designs an implements a working filter for these bags.

5 days ago
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RE: 2 years since

Hey Ryan! Two years does come with a good amount of experience. We'd love to hear any tips that have helped you along the way.

5 days ago
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RE: Sticky mess

@chelly Wow! What the hell?? I'm glad you got the police involved. That would have been my suggestion had I not read it. For someone to go through all...

1 week ago
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RE: Pros and Cons one peice vs 2 peice?

Several reasons, but keep in mind that this is my own experience: They don't work as well as I'd like and tend to clog up within about 24h. With...

1 week ago
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RE: B. Braun Flexima 3S Ostomy Wafer & Pouch: REVIEW (w/ video)

Hey Bob, I do still see Flexima being sold at a few Canadian medical suppliers, but it wouldn't surprise me if the company eventually pulls out of ...

1 week ago
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RE: Pros and Cons one peice vs 2 peice?

Welcome, Ladyfox! I haven't noticed that a 1pc smells more than a 2pc, but of the bags you have, does the plastic feel the same? Hollister, in th...

1 week ago
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RE: Diabetes with an Ostomy

@tony-h Hey Tony. A confirmed diagnosis gives you a path forward, and fortunately, diabetes can be well managed. Stay positive, friend 👍

2 weeks ago
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RE: Loperamide

Hey @jrachr, Loperamide (most people would know this as Imodium), can be used on a temporary basis to help slow down output, and many ostomates do u...

2 weeks ago
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RE: A Mini Guide to Ostomy Supplies: Barrier Wipes (w/ video)

Hi Jeanne, Yes, it's entirely possible! Barrier wipes create a thin chemical layer on the skin, which can help the adhesive to stick better. This ...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Diabetes with an Ostomy

Hi Tony, I've moved the topic to the ostomy subforum, as it would get more attention here. I'm sorry to hear of the news, but also feel optimistic...

2 weeks ago
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RE: Slow

Awesome! Thanks for confirming.

2 weeks ago
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RE: Free samples

No need to apologize! About 50% of the traffic here comes from the US, and it would be impossible to cover every country when it comes to samples or p...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Slow

Thanks for the heads-up, guys! I just pushed a few new updates to the site, including a forum software update, and cleared all caches on my end. Let...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Ostomy Diet: What to Eat in the First Six Weeks (w/ video)

Hi Mary, I hope that you're feeling well after your surgery. That must have been a scary situation. For thicker output, I do have an article th...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Free samples

@jrachr This is unfortunate, but expected. Best to stick with Canadian suppliers or manufacturers with Canadian offices if you want samples. FYI:...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Hi :)

We certainly want you enjoy the fourm :) I have a walkthrough, which should help to make things easier:/p> 😀

3 weeks ago
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RE: 3M Soluprep wipe

@jrachr No worries at all. Glad you did ask before spending any money. Have a good one!

3 weeks ago
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RE: 3M Soluprep wipe

@jrachr It's interesting that you saw an ad for them. Seems strange to advertise a product like that, since it's not something the general population ...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Free samples

Nice find! I've added them to my free samples page. You got a very generous collection of free samples! Did you have to pay for shipping or anything...

3 weeks ago
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RE: Hollister Adhesive Remover Spray : REVIEW

That's generous of you, @Alyse. I'm not having issues with my current appliance, so an adhesive wouldn't be something I'd use/need. If your company ...

3 weeks ago
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