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An Interview With… Jamie Pearson

Through blogging I have met some incredible and brave people.  During the course of me appearing on The IBD & Ostomy Support Show, I met Jamie.  He lives not far from me which was an obvious starting point for a conversation.  He has become a good friend and is always there for a chat and… Continue reading An Interview With… Jamie Pearson

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Easy Ways To Tackle Housekeeping With Kids by Guest Blogger Zowie Ashton

Today I have a special guest post from the lovely Zowie, about how you can tackle the housework with the kids. Zowie is a working mom from London. She knows a thing or two about cleaning, and as a writer, she loves to share her experience when it comes to organising and engaging kids with… Continue reading Easy Ways To Tackle Housekeeping With Kids by Guest Blogger Zowie Ashton

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My Periods and IBD by Guest Blogger Louise A.K.A. Crohnsfighting

This week I wanted to do a series of posts about periods and contraception.  Often, our chronic illnesses can affect these but it isn't an area that has been looked into and a lot of doctors do not understand how much our lives can be affected by them.  I asked for people who could share… Continue reading My Periods and IBD by Guest Blogger Louise A.K.A. Crohnsfighting

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My Guest Blog for Rocking2Stomas

Check out the post I wrote for Rachel over at Rocking2Stomas about my youngest son Riley's urology condition, hydronephrosis. This month is #urologyawarenessmonth so please help spread the word about these often invisible conditions http://rocking2stomas.co.uk/blog/51-guest-post-for-urology-awareness-month-riley-s-hydronephrosis-story-by-the-spoonie-mummy

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Urostomy – The Middle Child Of The Stoma Family by Guest Blogger Rachel A.K.A. Rocking 2 Stomas

Rachel is a great friend of mine who I also co-host The IBD & Ostomy Support Show with.  She has an ileostomy like me but also a urostomy so is known as a 'double bagger' in the ostomy world.  Rachel is extremely knowledgeable and does an amazing job advocating for other ostomates.  She is working… Continue reading Urostomy – The Middle Child Of The Stoma Family by Guest Blogger Rachel A.K.A. Rocking 2 Stomas

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An Interview With Laura Zappula (a.k.a Stomalicious)

This week I had the pleasure of talking to Laura, who writes a blog called Stomalicious.  She appeared on The IBD and Ostomy Support Show at the end of August, talking about travelling with a stoma.  As we are discussing food this month I wanted to ask her about what she eats on her travels,… Continue reading An Interview With Laura Zappula (a.k.a Stomalicious)

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Pregnancy With An Ostomy By Guest Blogger Stephie from Colitis To Ostomy

The lovely Stephie over at Colitis To Ostomy and I have written posts for each other's blogs today.  She has written about pregnancy with an ostomy as it is something I wanted to talk about but is not something I have experienced!  Many people worry that having an ostomy means they will not be able… Continue reading Pregnancy With An Ostomy By Guest Blogger Stephie from Colitis To Ostomy

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An Interview With Ali Jawad

If you watch The IBD & Ostomy Support Show you will know our August theme has been exercising with IBD or an ostomy.  This can be difficult for many reasons - fatigue, risk of hernia, malabsorption, deficiencies and many more.  There are many amazing people across the IBD community who are actively taking part and… Continue reading An Interview With Ali Jawad