Tag: Colostomy

Top Ten Tips To Help With Pancaking

Please note – this post talks about ostomy output (poo) and there are some photos showing it. Happy pancake day! This is one of my favourite days of the year – I love pancakes! Unfortunately, pancaking for an ostomate can mean something very different….… Continue Reading “Top Ten Tips To Help With Pancaking”

Sex With An Ostomy (and numerous other health issues)

So after doing the deed the other night I couldn’t help but lay there giggling.  Luckily, it wasn’t a reflection on the sex which was, as always, very good, but I realised that between us me and Ste had ‘on’ two ostomy bags, a… Continue Reading “Sex With An Ostomy (and numerous other health issues)”

#bagroulette – My review of the Coloplast Sensura Mio

It’s week three of #bagroulette and this week we are trying out Stephie’s brand of bag, the Coloplast Sensura Mio. I have used these bags previously and didn’t get on with them so was a little nervous about this one. Although I loved alot… Continue Reading “#bagroulette – My review of the Coloplast Sensura Mio”

Bag Leaks

The past month has seen me suffer from about six full blown bag leaks.  By full blown I mean that I haven’t noticed it start slowly and output has leaked onto my clothing, and at night onto bedding too. Since starting to use the… Continue Reading “Bag Leaks”

Dressing With An Ostomy – My Story With Clothes Since Surgery

WithI found out I was having surgery and an ileostomy the day before it happened, It all happened pretty quickly but as I had been a member of a few IBD support groups for about 8 months by then, I felt a little calmer… Continue Reading “Dressing With An Ostomy – My Story With Clothes Since Surgery”