Swishing Up Your Post-Op Wardrobe

Published on MyOstomy I think one thing that most women can safely say they have in common when finding out they will need an ostomy, is a collective worry over how they are going to dress.   I am a big fan of the #GetYourBellyOut campaign, but you don’t necessarily want my ostomy out on display all day, [...]

International Woman’s Day

International Woman’s Day

Happy International Woman's Day!  To celebrate this wonderful day I thought I would take a moment to mention just a few (there are many many more but that would take forever) of the fantastic women have made me the woman I am…. My Mum Possibly predictable, I know, but she has sculpted me into the [...]

Let’s Begin at the Beginning – Why I Have a Colostomy Bag

MY LATEST POST ON WWW.MYOSTOMY.CO.UK When I was pregnant with my second child, I knew that I had bowel cancer. You know your body, you know if something is wrong, and I knew. This feeling combined with textbook symptoms and a basic knowledge of bowel cancer due to a strong family history (my mother, grandmother [...]