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Topics: 8 / Replies: 51
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RE: How rude!!

Hi @Chelly, Sounds like a terrible experience. Wish they could get some people who actually use the products and maybe they would be a bit more ...

1 year ago
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RE: Seasons Greetings

Yes. Hope everyone had a safe and enjoyable holiday as well. I got some cool new toys from the Santa parents lol and got to spend some time with the f...

1 year ago
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RE: Rinsing bag

I always had my bag rinsed out for me and I always thought it was normal. I would still do it if I still had my ostomy. My mother had a cup with a spo...

3 years ago
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RE: A question about TP, especially when using public restrooms

@Chrisandbagpus Right? I hate restrooms where they have those dispensers that only give you squares of TP. Those don't work for me at all. @g...

3 years ago
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RE: Cymed ostomy product changes

@sunstarmom Just wanted to add my support to everyone else here. Since it's been so long since I had my ileostomy, I can't really offer any spec...

3 years ago
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RE: Meet my new "other half"

Hi all, I figured I'd just dig up my old topic instead of starting a new one. Go figure that only a couple weeks after I brought Lucy ho...

3 years ago
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RE: Four Amazing Words

Interesting. I rarely showered or bathed with my bag on, so I always thought having it off was "normal". The only time I would take a bath or showe...

3 years ago
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RE: Ileostomy reversal (hopefully) in 5 weeks

@john68 and @tigerlily agree with you both. Again, I'm probably the odd one out here, but for me since I didn't have any preostomy life to compare to ...

3 years ago
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RE: What's Your Best Leak Story?

@lkfiretruck interesting that the velcro closures can also poke you annoyingly. I would think since they roll up that that wouldn't happen. It's har...

3 years ago
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RE: Ileostomy reversal (hopefully) in 5 weeks

Hi @mmz, I have also had an ileostomy reversal that ended up being successful, but there's still so much that I don't know. It seems to me that...

3 years ago
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RE: Thanks for being kind!

I couldn't have said it better myself. Even though I no longer have my ileostomy, talking about having it is the most vulnerable I ever get. It's stil...

3 years ago
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RE: What's Your Best Leak Story?

@GoatHerder I no longer have my ileostomy, but yes having it all through childhood was difficult at times and actually pretty traumatizing, tho...

3 years ago
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RE: What's Your Best Leak Story?

I have two. One day when I first started school our class was having a party for someone's birthday. As soon as I started eating my cake and ic...

3 years ago
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RE: Happy Thanksgiving

I planned on going to my parents' place since they've already had covid and all recovered and are doing well (yay for that.) I wasn't able to get a ho...

3 years ago
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RE: NG tube

I had one of those when I had my reversal. They put it in during the surgery and I think I had it for the next six days. I don't remember it hurting w...

4 years ago
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RE: Surgery Saga Continues

YES!!! this is why I love this community. I think because we've all been through hardships to get where we are, everyone is so supportive because we'v...

4 years ago
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RE: Aggressive Toweling

I could see how something like that could happen with the two piece bags I used since they had this little tab on top that I think you pulled up on to...

4 years ago
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RE: Meet my new "other half"

@squeakyandliza We were training to work together. Lucy did about 5 months of formal training before I met her. I'm bringing her back to my normal ...

4 years ago
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RE: Meet my new "other half"

Here's a pic. :)  D3D57BEA-25DB-45E6-B5C1-4963E86536ED.jpeg

4 years ago
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