Tag: ulcerative colitis

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… Continue Reading “An Interview With… Jamie Pearson”

Blog Series – Conditions Associated With IBD – Fatigue

Welcome to my new blog series which is all about conditions associated with IBD.  Many people see Crohns and Colitis as ‘pooing’ diseases, which is actually only part of the problem.  IBD can cause many other symptoms and conditions which may need treating with… Continue Reading “Blog Series – Conditions Associated With IBD – Fatigue”

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”

Dressing With An Ostomy Week – Jasmine Stacey Collection

Well, where does any good outfit start…with the underwear of course!  Jasmine Stacey has Crohn’s disease and aged 20 was operated on giving her a permanent ileostomy.  After her operation she tried to seek out sexy, pretty underwear that she used to wear prior… Continue Reading “Dressing With An Ostomy Week – Jasmine Stacey Collection”