The Colour Poo

WARNING - This post will contain photos of stoma output for reference "No Natalie, you are not haemorrhaging internally, dying or suffering from some sort of tropical disease - you ate beetroot didn't you?" Living with IBD you get used to inspecting your poo and it really doesn't faze you to do it and then … Continue reading The Colour Poo

Stinky Stanley – Coping With Smelly Output

It's probably one of the biggest fears for new (and old) ostomates and people prior to having ostomy surgery - the smell factor.  The fact is, we all poo and it all smells, but ostomy output can smell pretty strongly and as we have to empty them more frequently there is more chance you will … Continue reading Stinky Stanley – Coping With Smelly Output